1917, Alexander Kerensky, Ascalon, Austria-Hungary, Battle of Caporetto, Battle of Mughar Ridge, Beersheba, Damascus, Edmund Allenby, First Battle of Monte Grappa, First Battle of the Piave, France, Germany, Great Britain, Grisolera, Italy, Jerusalem, Joppa, Kerensky-Krasnov uprising, Ottoman Empire, Palestine, Paul Painleve, Piave, prisoners of war, Russia, Russian Civil War, Russian Revolution, Tsarskoe Selo, Turkey, Twelfth Battle of the Isonzo, Venice, Wadi Sukereir, Wadi Surar
Enemy groups cross the Piave at Grisolera, 20 miles north-east of Venice, but are checked on the Veccia Piave. General Allenby drives the Turks from the Wadi Sukereir, 12 miles north of Ascalon; they retire on the Wadi Surar, eight miles south of Joppa; junction of Beersheba-Damascus line with the line from Jerusalem taken; over 1,500 prisoners. Kerensky’s forces defeated at Tsarskoe Selo. Fall of Painlevé Government.