1916, Austria-Hungary, Bapaume, Battle of Le Transloy, Battle of the Crna Bend, Battle of the Somme, Battle of Transylvania, Bran, Bulgaria, Courcelette, Danube, Erich von Falkenhayn, France, Germany, Great Britain, Imperial German Navy, merchant shipping, Monastir Offensive, Peronne, Republic of Macedonia, Rhode Island, Romania, Sailly-Saillisel, Serbia, sinking, Sistovo, Skotchivir, SM U-53, submarine, Svishtov, Torzburg, United States of America, Warlencourt
British progress north of the Courcelette-Warlencourt Road. French progress to the outskirts of Sailly, across the Bapaume-Péronne Road. Falkenhayn‘s offensive in Transylvania progresses; Törzburg taken. Germans take an island in the Danube, north-west of Sistovo. Serbians capture Skotchivir, north of the Teherna. U 53 torpedoes eight vessels outside of Newport, Rhode Island.