6 July, morning: The Kaiser leaves for his
Posted on July 5th, 1914 by admin
6 July, morning: The Kaiser leaves for his annual North Sea cruise on his yacht. By continuing with the Kaiser’s planned schedule the intention is not to cause any alarm.
Before leaving he repeats to the acting Navy Minister his belief that there will be no major military complications. The Tsar will not take the part of regicides and in any case Russia and France are not prepared for war.