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The wreck of SMS Seeadler, Allan C Green. Image courtesy State Library of Victoria.

  • Australian battle cruiser HMAS Encounter locates the gutted wreck of the German raider SMS Seeadler off the island of Mopelia in French Polynesia
  • The Leader reports the death in action of Fred Taylor from Cudal. Killed in Action
  • Residents of Lewis Ponds congregate at the Dwyer’s Hall to welcome home Sam Spicer from the war. Lewis Ponds
  • The Leader reports that the Federal Cabinet has decided to run a second conscription referendum. Referendum To Be Taken