|The Surrender of Trebizond|
:Among the Russian Officers the Turkish Governor of the Town can be seen.
On Land: Verdun
Germans repulsed between Meuse-Douaumont.
On Land: Eastern Front
Prussian Guard Reserve Corps reconstituted on the Eastern Front.
On Land: Anatolia
The fall of Trebizond to Grand Duke Nicholas of Russia.
On Land: Mesopotamia
The British carried Beit Aiessa position near Kut; Turkish counter-attack.
On Land: East Africa
Fighting at Kondoa Irangi.
Remember: On This Day
The Western Front Association remembers those who died on 17 April 1916, such as:
The Times Diary and Index of the Great War (p.67 pub. 1928)
The Empire of Trebizond. Wikipedia. (accessed 17 April 2016)
Image: Illustrated First World War (site under construction when accessed 17 April 2016)