DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR - 100 years ago today #WWI AUG 6th 1914.

- H.M.S. Amphion sunk in North Sea by floating mine; 131 lives lost.

- Lord Kitchener asks for 500,000 recruits, 100,000 to be raised forthwith.

- Vote of credit for £100,000,000 agreed to by the British House of Commons without dissent.


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