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German progress on Oesel Island; part of Russian garrison escape, but 3,500 prisoners claimed; German warships land detachments on Islands of Runo and Abro in the Gulf of Riga. Admiralty announce mine-sweeping sloop, Begonia, believed lost with all hands, and armed mercantile cruiser, Champagne, torpedoed and sunk with loss of five officers and 51 men.