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25 August 1914

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  • Japan declares war on Austria-Hungary
  • Battle of Le Grand Fayt. Rearguard action fought by the British Expeditionary Force as they retreat to the River Marne.
  • The first use of aircraft for patrol purposes takes place, over retreating British forces in France.
  • Japan severs diplomatic relations with Austria-Hungary
  • Japan declares State of War with Austria-Hungary