Tannenberg

Chronological events[edit]

1914[edit]

  • 26 Aug - Battle begins.
  • 29 Aug - Defeat of the Russians complete.
  • 31 Aug - Alexander Samsonov commits suicide during Russian rout.


References/notes[edit]

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Source: Lord Edward Gleichen (1918–1920). Chronology of the War. Volumes I, II & III. Constable & Company, London. (Copyright expired)