|Heavy Rain in Belgium
Heavy rain falls across the Ypres battlefields for almost the whole month, preventing any progress from either side.
|Stress of War
The coroner passes a verdict of “found drowned” after a soldier’s body is found partially dressed in river. Having not appeared to have been bathing, the soldier’s death comes after said soldier had absented himself from The Sutherland Highlanders (although returning) and suffered disappointment at not being chosen to perform farm work.
There is a mutiny in the German High Seas Fleet which is stationed at Wilhelmshaven.
|Archiving the War
The Norwich Public Library Committee inaugurates a collection of war documents as a natural development of their collection and appeals to the public for further donations.