Sunday, 1 April 2018

Outbreak of Russian warships at Port Arthur prevented due to lacking coal according to the Dutch newspaper Soerabaijasch handelsblad dated 8 June 1904

An item referred to a telegram of the correspondent of the Times reporting that lacking coal the Russian capital ships lying at Port Arthur could not depart towards open sea.

1. The Russo-Japanese war between 8 February 1904-5 September 1905.