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Marshal Haig attacks again on a six-mile front along the Passchendaele ridge as far as Houthulst Forest; some objectives gained, but progress interrupted by bad weather; nearly 1,000 prisoners; German attack on the Aisne in the Hurtebise-Chevreux sector gains a temporary footing in an advanced line. German troops occupy a greater part of Island of Oesel at entrance of Gulf of Riga; large naval forces take part in operation; Russians report a German Dreadnought runs into a minefield. Sir Robert Borden forms a Coalition Government in Canada.