1916, Austria-Hungary, Battle of the Somme, Battle of Verdun, Brusilov Offensive, France, Galicia, Germany, Great Britain, Guillemont, Ivano-Frankivsk, Ouvrage de Thiaumont, Platon Lechitsky, Portugal, prisoners of war, Russia, Somme, Stanislau, trenches, Tysmenytsia, Tysmienica, Ukraine, Verdun
General Lechitsky carries Tysmienica, six miles from Stanislau; 7,400 prisoners. British move against Guillemont continues; south-west of village line advanced 400 yards. French capture line of German trenches on front of 3¾ miles north off the Somme. Fierce fighting at Verdun; Germans gain and lose Thiaumont Work. Portugal’s resolve to extend her military cooperation to Europe announced.