|Battle of Caporetto
Austro-Hungarian and German soldiers break through the Italian lines in the Isonzo region and force a retreat of 90 miles. 300,000 Italian prisoners are taken. Fighting carries on until 10 November.
|Soldiers Caught Robbing Canteen Stores
Two army drivers plead guilty at Norwich Guildhall to stealing cigarettes and chocolate worth £3. 6s. 10d. from a warehouse at 37 Surrey Street which was the property of the Soldiers and Sailors Canteen Committee.
|Last Zeppelin Raid on London
The last German airship raid on London takes place on 19th October. Raids on the rest of the UK continued until August 1918.
A greengrocer from Cromer was reported, and subsequently fined 10s for failing to obscure light from her house after it was found she had been given two previous warnings.