24 July 1917
- French forces on the Western Front counter-attack and regain ground lost north of the Aisne
- Austro-German forces on the Eastern Front occupy Stanislau and Tarnopol, recently evacuated by the retreating Russians
- The Russian Government reinstates the death penalty for mutinous soldiers and deserters
- The Canadian House of Commons passes the Military Service Act on its third reading; conscription will come into effect on 29 August
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