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Battle of Chyrow (Galicia) continues. 28th - Czernowitz (Bukovina) reoccupied by Russian forces (see 22nd, and February 17th, 1915). 30th - Stanislau (Galicia) taken by Russian forces (see February 19th, 1915). In the toolbag a Morrow wrench (rear axle brake combination wrench) was carried and riders would often add other tools like screwdrivers etc... It was an experiment by the Ordnance Department that had been turned down by the AGF in October 1943 on the grounds that there was no requirement for it.

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