|Final German Air Raid on London
The largest, and final, German aeroplane raid on London takes place involving 33 aircraft. 49 people are killed and 177 wounded.
|Prisoners of War Recaptured
Two German prisoners who escaped from a King’s Lynn internment camp were recaptured on Saturday 4th May.
|Third Battle of the Aisne.
Third German offensive (Operation Blucher) against the French line, it centres on the Chemin des Dames area above the River Aisne. Fighting continues to 6 June.
|Land Army Recruitment Rally
A demonstration took place in Norwich to encourage recruitment for the Women’s Land Army on Saturday 25th May. The demonstration included women carrying small livestock, rakes and hoes, a procession of milk floats and hay carts, as well as a traction engine.