H M minesweeper Ludlow and ss Zoroaster mined off Shipwash Light.
Sir D Haig's Somme Battle Dispatch.
German attack NW of Verdun repulsed.
Scandiancian Peace Note to belligerents
Russian Duma prorogued.
Monk Rasputin murdered in Petrograd at the Palace of Prince Yussupoff.
The Times Diary and Index of the War (1928) p.91