The Great War- June 1917

 

The Great War- June 1917

Western Front

7th to 14th June            Battle of Messines

25th June                       First American troops land in France

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Various Campaigns

9th June                         Victor Richardson, friend of Vera Brittain, dies of wounds

10th to 25th June           Battle of Ortigara

13th June                        First successful heavy bomber raid on London

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The Eastern Front

21st June                       Kerensky Replaces Lvov as Minister-President of Russian Government

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The Balkans

Early June                       Flora Sandes rejoins her Serbian regiment after being wounded

12th June                       Greece: King Constantine I abdicates

30th June                        Greece declares war on the Central powers

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