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12 February 1916

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  • Day 550 of the war
  • John James McMurtrie enlists. John is commemorated on the Centenary of WWI in Orange Honour Roll; he would be killed in action in France on 3 February 1917.
  • The Russian army continues to attack Erzerum in the Caucasus
  • The Germans stage diversionary attacks on the Western Front at Champagne and Flanders