"We are now thirty-five miles from Ludwigshafen," shouted the lieutenant, through the tube.
I was fortunate—one of the three sent to see how clear the road from Ludwigshafen to Mannheim, and to cover the river crossing.
The rest of the formation had gone on, dropped their bombs on Rombach and were beating it for Ludwigshafen.
The famous raids on the Ludwigshafen factories and the Karlsruhe railway station occurred in June, 1915.
The Prussians had advanced as far as Ludwigshafen, opposite Mannheim, without encountering any serious resistance.
Kyle dropped eight bombs, most of them on the munition plant at Ludwigshafen.