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30 August 1916

By August 30, 2016November 21st, 2018No Comments
  • Day 765 of the war
  • Arthur Gordon Randall enlists. Arthur is commemorated on the Centenary of WWI in Orange Honour Roll; he would die of wounds in France on 3 May 1917.
  • Turkey declares war on Romania
  • Spring Hill residents gather at the Temperance Hall to farewell Robert James Tuxford and William Claude Dwyer. Springhill
  • Romania severs diplomatic relations with Bulgaria
  • Surgeon-General Howse reports that the health of Australian troops in France is excellent. Cablegram From General Howse
  • Italian forces occupy Tepelini in Albania
  • German forces retreat from Morogoro across the Ruwu river in German East Africa