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George Henry Bruce. Image courtesy Australian War Memorial.

The Commonwealth Treasurer is not asking a favor, but is conferring the privilege of helping our men with the munitions and equipment so vitally necessary to their well-being, and which will enable them to complete the successful offensive against Germany.

  • German soldiers evacuate the village of Grandcourt on the Western Front; British troops move in
  • The German airship LZ-82 is damaged during a forced landing in fog at Rehben-an-der Aller in Germany. The veteran of 20 flights around the North Sea and England is subsequently decommissioned.