The German battle cruiser " Goeben " eluded the British Mediterranean fleet and got safely into the Sea of Marmora; three British cruisers were sunk by submarines in the North Sea; and a British squadron under Adml.
Goeben) was at Minden, Manteuffel's troops from the Elbe duchies at Altona, v.
By the morning of the 29th Manteuffel and Goeben lay north, v.
Goeben won the victory of Wiesenthal (near Dermbach).
Goeben, Treffen bei Kissingen and Gefecht bei Dermbach (Leipzig, 1870); H.
1914, following on several weeks of strained relations due to the reception of the German warships " Goeben " and " Breslau " within the Straits.
From the Black Sea the Russian naval forces bombarded the Bosporus defences on March 28; some fruitless operations were then carried out against the "Goeben " and " Breslau " (in the course of which the Turkish cruiser " Medjidieh " was sunk off Odessa (April 3), and on April 25, the day of the landing in the Peninsula, and on May 2, the Bosporus defences were again shelled.
Souchon, who had brought the " Goeben " and " Breslau."
Von Goeben with the VIII.
Simultaneously von Zastrow, under the same impression, had ordered his corps artillery to advance by the same road, and von Goeben, thinking his troops in front required support, had sent forward an infantry brigade by the same line of road.
The Committee was all-powerful in the Government, and a small group of leaders - Enver, Talaat, Djemal Pasha and others, supported by the presence at Constantinople of two German warships, the "Goeben" and "Breslau," were able to commit the country to hostilities, by the bombardment of Russian Black Sea ports by these vessels under the Turkish flag.
The approach to the entrance of the ship canal at Zeebrugge was under the :fire of the Goeben battery of 4 8.2-in.