1918, Aisne, Albania, Aoos, Austria-Hungary, Avlona, Berat, Czech Republic, Czechoslovak Legion, France, Germany, Great Britain, Imperial German Navy, Ireland, Irkutsk, Italy, Joseph Dowling, prisoners of war, Royal Navy, Russia, Russian Civil War, submarine, Tomorica, trial, Villers-Cotterets, Vlore, Vojusa
French thrust south of the Aisne, east of Villers-Cotterets, on a two-mile front, taking 370 prisoners. Italians win the passage of the Vojusa, north of Avlona, Albania, British monitors co-operating; inland French and Italians, working down the valleys of the Devoli and Tomorica, threaten Berat; over 1,300 prisoners to date. Czecho-Slovaks occupy Irkutsk. Trial of Lance-Corporal Downing, Connaught Rangers, who landed in a collapsible boat from a German submarine on west coast of Ireland.