11 November 1914
- Sultan Mehmed V issues a Fatwa, formally declaring Jihad against all Allied forces
- The Battle of Nonne Boschen takes place
- HMS Niger is torpedoed by a German submarine, while at anchor off Deal in the English Channel. The ship’s crew is evacuated in lifeboats, after which the Niger explodes.
- British and Ottoman troops clash in the Battle of Basra; fighting continues until 21 November
This entry was posted on November 11th, 2014.