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PostPosted: Sun Dec 10, 2017 6:38 pm 
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Sunday, December 9, 1917

Romania signs an armistice with the Central Powers.

The German submarine UB-18 is sunk in the English Channel.

The Ottoman Empire surrenders Jerusalem to the British Empire.

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PostPosted: Sun Dec 10, 2017 6:42 pm 
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Monday, December 10, 1917

Italian torpedo boats sink the Austrian coast defense ship WIEN at anchor off Trieste.

The German submarine UB-75 is mined and sunk off Scarborough.

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Tuesday, December 11, 1917

General Allenby enters Jerusalem on foot.

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Wednesday, December 12, 1917

German torpedo boats raid shipping in the North Sea, sinking several trawlers and merchantmen, plus the destroyer HMS PARTRIDGE.

The British destroyer HMS WOLVERINE is lost by collision off Ireland.

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Thursday, December 13, 1917

The German submarine U-75 is mined and sunk off Terschelling.

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Friday, December 14, 1917

The French cruiser CHÂTEAURENAULT is torpedoed and sunk in the Ionian Sea by the German submarine UC-38, which is in turn sunk by French destroyers escorting the cruiser.

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Saturday, December 15, 1917

At Brest-Litovsk, the Russian Bolshevik government signs an armistice with the Central Powers.

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Sunday, December 16, 1917

The Q-ship HMS ARBUTUS is sunk by the German submarine UB-65.

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Monday, December 17, 1917

The American submarine F-1 is lost by collision off Point Loma, California.

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Tuesday, December 18, 1917

German bombers raid London.

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Wednesday, December 19, 1917

The German submarine UB-56 is mined and sunk in the Strait of Dover.

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Thursday, December 20, 1917

After dark, British troops launch an assault crossing of the Yarkon River, pushing the Ottomans away from Jaffa.

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Friday, December 21, 1917

The British continue their attack across the Yarkon, capturing the north bank of the river and forcing the Ottomans back.

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Saturday, December 22, 1917

At Brest-Litovsk, the Russians and Central Powers begin peace negotiations.

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Sunday, December 23, 1917

Three British destroyers - SURPRISE, TORNADO, and TORRENT - are sunk in a German minefield off the Dutch coast with the loss of 252 men.

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Monday, December 24, 1917

British bombers raid Mannheim.

The Q-ship HMS PENSHURST, previously the victor over two U-boats, is sunk in the Irish Sea by U-110.

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Tuesday, December 25, 1917

The submarine U-87 is sunk with all hands by British ASW forces while attacking a convoy in St. George's Channel.

(The wreck was located in 2017; see https://rcahmw.gov.uk/new-imaging-techn ... en-u-boat/ )

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Wednesday, December 26, 1917

The First Sea Lord, Admiral Jellicoe, is sacked.

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Thursday, December 27, 1917

Ottoman forces launch a counterattack against the British outside Jerusalem.

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Friday, December 28, 1917

Attacks and counterattacks in Palestine.

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