1917, Austria-Hungary, Battle of Caporetto, Battle of Moon Sound, Belgium, Cividale del Friuli, Dixmude, evacuation, Flanders, France, Germany, Italy, Latvia, prisoners of war, Riga, Russia, Twelfth Battle of the Isonzo, United States of America, Verder, Virtsu, Ypres
Fall of Cividale to the enemy entering the Friulian Plain; 80,000 prisoners claimed. French advance on both sides of Ypres-Dixmude road on a front of 2½ miles to a depth of 1¼; villages of Aschhoop, Merckem, and Kippe taken; 200 prisoners. Germans evacuate the Verder Peninsula, Gulf of Riga. American communiqué announces some battalions of first contingents in the French first line and first American shot fired in France.