Key dates over August 1914
Lives lost on this day: 0
15th August 1914 - Japan sends Germany an ultimatum demanding the evacuation of its naval base at Tsingtau in China
The 3rd Battalion, aboard the SS Bosnian cast anchor off Havre
A decision was taken to postpone the 3 Choirs Music Festival: This would be the first time in 200 years that the concert had not been held.
There were no casualties reported on this day.