1916, Allies, Arsiero, artillery, Austria-Hungary, Battle of Asiago, Battle of Mont Sorrel, Battle of Verdun, Belgium, British Empire, Brusilov Offensive, Canada, casualties, Flanders, fortress, France, Fricourt, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hill 62, Italy, Malcolm Mercer, Monte Cengio, prisoners of war, Russia, Salonika, Somme, Thessaloniki, Trentino, Vaux, Victor Williams, Ypres
German attempt to turn French positions at Vaux Fort repulsed. Canadian counter-attack at Ypres salient drives Germans from much of captured ground; Generals Mercer and Williams missing; further German attack north of Fricourt repulsed. Russian artillery activity along the southern front. Austrian advance east of Arsiero in the Monte Cengio region. Allies proclaim a state of siege at Salonika, and occupy the Government Bureaux.