1916, air raid, Austria-Hungary, Battle of the Somme, Battle of Transylvania, bombardment, British Empire, Bucharest, Carpathians, Dar es Salaam, Dobrudja, Eleftherios Venizelos, France, German East Africa, German Empire, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Guillemont, Hermannstadt, Konstantinos Mazarakis-Ainian, National Schism, Ottoman Empire, Romania, Royal Navy, Russia, Salonika, Sepsiszentgyorgy, Sfantu Gheorghe, Sibiu, Tanzania, Thessaloniki, Turkey, Zeppelin
Two months’ battle on the Somme completed; German attempts to advance near Guillemont defeated. Turkey declares war on Rumania; Zeppelin bombards Bukarest; Hermannstadt and Sepsi Szt Gyorgy evacuated by Austrians; Russian troops in the Dobrudja. Russian progress near Jablonica Pass [in the Carpathians]. Venizelist revolt in Salonika headed by Colonels Zimbrakakis and Mazarakis.
Germans driven well south of the Central Railway in East Africa; British warships have bombarded the coast near Dar-es-Salaam.