1917, aeroplanes, air raid, Austria-Hungary, casualties, communications, Cuba, Germany, Great Britain, Metz, North Sea, Petrograd, Pirmasens, railway, Rhine, Russia, Russian Revolution, seaplanes, St Petersburg, Zeppelin
British aeroplanes raid country between Metz and the Rhine and bomb Pirmassens railway junction. British airship of non-rigid type, with crew of five, believed destroyed by enemy seaplane in North Sea. Russian Constituent Assembly meets in Petrograd; it is attended by Cadets and Revolutionary Socialists, but boycotted by Bolshevists. Cuba declares war on Austria-Hungary.