28 April 1915; Wednesday

At work as usual. Busy all day. Can’t get work up to date. Played the piano a bit.

“Leon Gambetta”1 sunk by submarine about this time.


  1. Léon Gambetta”: French cruiser, launched 1901, torpedoed 27 April in Ionian Sea by Austrian submarine U-­5, under Corvette-­captain G L R von Trapp, now more widely known as patriarch of the Von Trapp Family Singers.