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26 June 1916

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  • Day 685 of the war
  • The Leader reports that the Orange Red Cross will be selling buttons on War Chest Button Day to support soldiers on the front line. Buttons will cost 1/- each. War Chest Button Day
  • Russian forces continue their advance west in northern Persia
  • The trial of Roger Casement begins in the High Court of Justice in London. Casement is charged with high treason for his role in the recent Easter Rising