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17 November 1916

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  • The Leader reports that George William Lawson Cooper is now listed as having been killed in action. Private Cooper was last seen charging the Turks at Gallipoli. Personal
  • French troops on the Southern Somme attack; they take Vermandovillers and Berny, and surround Deniecourt, capturing many prisoners
  • British troops attack and occupy Mazar in northern Sinai; the Turks withdraw to El Arish