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19 June 1916

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  • The Leader reports that the recent YMCA war benefit concert raised more than £24, and was so popular that a repeat performance is to be held. YMCA Concert And Cantata. The YMCA Musical Festival
  • A German night attack is repulsed north-west of Hill 321 in the Battle of Verdun
  • Russians cross Pruth, west of Czernowitz in Bukovina; heavy fighting continues near Lutsk
  • Turkish troops are repulsed by Russians at Saripul in Persia
  • British forces occupy Handeni in German East Africa