The Irish republicans launch an uprising in Dublin. It lasts until 1 May and is suppressed by the British authorities. The leaders are executed, causing deep resentment.
|Great Yarmouth Shelled
Heavy shelling caused damage at the Electricity Corporation building as well as a fire in some of the fishermen’s premises.
|Seige of Kut Ends
The Anglo-Indian garrison in Kut finally surrenders to the besieging Turkish forces after holding out for 143 days
|Made to Measure Uniform
A recent recruit to Norfolk Regiment, 27 year old Pte Lambert, had to have his kit specially made as he was almost 6ft 6″ tall and had size 13 feet.