1917, Austria-Hungary, Battle of Caporetto, British Empire, Chivata, Cismon, Edmund Allenby, FIrst Battle of the Piave, German East Africa, German Empire, Germany, Great Britain, Italy, Joppa, occupation, Ottoman Empire, Palestine, Piave, prisoners of war, Sugana Valley, Tanzania, Turkey, Twelfth Battle of the Isonzo, weapons
Italian resistance on the Lower Piave stiffening; retreat in the Val Sugana, Cismon being occupied by the enemy. General Allenby three miles from Joppa; over 9,000 prisoners since October 31. British troops occupy Chivata, German East Africa. Announced British captures on all front since beginning of war, 166,000 prisoners and over 800 guns; total captured by British on Western front, 101,534 since July 1, 1916.