Timetable December 1917

Timetable December 1917

Western Front

1st to 7th Dec               Battle of Cambrai


Other Theatres

4th to 24th Dec             First Battle of Monte Grappa

30th Dec                       Caporetto Offensive ended


7th Dec                         The United States declare war on Austria-Hungary


17th Dec                       Canadian Prime Minister Borden wins an enlarged government majority


Eastern Front

15th Dec                       Russia signs a preliminary armistice with Germany


Middle East

1st/2nd Dec                              British troops attack tired forces after the attack on Nebi Sawill

7th/8th Dec                 British break the Turkish line

9th Dec                           British capture Jerusalem

11th Dec                         Allenby officially enters Jerusalem

29th/30th Dec                All British objectives secured along the front line




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