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Mackensen crosses the Sereth.

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The German submarine U-44 is rammed and sunk by the British destroyer HMS ORACLE off the coast of Norway.

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More fighting on the Romanian front.

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China declares war on Germany and Austria-Hungary.

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Wednesday, August 15, 1917

The Canadian Corps assaults Hill 70, near Lens.

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Thursday, August 16, 1917

The Canadian Corps completes the capture of Hill 70.

Two Allied armies, one British and one French, attack and capture Langemarck.

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Fighting continues around Hill 70 and Langemarck.

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Saturday, August 18, 1917

The Allied armies in Flanders absorb unsuccessful German counterattacks.

The Eleventh Battle of the Isonzo is launched by the Italians.

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A British combined-arms operation captures several German strongpoints in the vicinity of St. Julien.

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Monday, August 20, 1917

French infantry assaults the Germans before Verdun, driving them back.

HM S/M E.47 is overdue and presumed lost off the Dutch coast. (The wreck was discovered in the late 1990s; she apparently struck a mine.)

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Tuesday, August 21, 1917

Further French advances in the Verdun sector.

The German airship L.23 is shot down by Flight Sub-Lieutenant Bernard Smart in a Sopwith Pup launched from the cruiser HMS YARMOUTH, for which he is awarded the DSO.

The German submarine UC-41 is destroyed by British ASW forces in the Tay estuary.

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Wednesday, August 22, 1917

The British Fifth Army assaults the Germans near Poelcappelle, advancing 500 yards on a two-mile front at a cost of 4,500 casualties.

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Rain in Flanders.

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German counterattacks retake some of the ground lost to the British two days before.

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Heavy fighting on the Italian front.

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The French halt their attacks at Verdun.

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Monday, August 27, 1917

The British II Corps attempts another tank-infantry assault which fails in the mud.

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Heavy fighting at Focsani on the Romanian front.

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Continued heavy fighting at Focsani.

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The German advance at Focsani is stopped by the Romanians.

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