Rumania: German Alpenkorps storms Height 334 as Russian VIII Corps flees.
Germany: Scheer writes to Navy Minister Capelle urging a ‘political prosecution’ of the USPD (Independent Social Democratic Party) to expose ‘the roots of the evil’ in the Navy.
North Sea: HM Special Service smack Nelson (Crisp posthum Victoria Cross) and trawlers Ethel and Millie sunk in gun duel with U-boat on Jim Hove Bank.
Mediterranean: Allied naval conference at Malta extends Calthorpe’s command to Red Sea and Cape St Vincent. Commander Heneage replaces Kerr in command of Adriatic Force. Rear-Admiral Fremantle replaces Thursby in command of Aegean Sea.
China: GOVERNMENT DECLARES WAR ON GERMANY AND AUSTRIA.
Germany: At Berlin Conference Germans reject Czernin’s peace offer of Poland and Galicia for concessions in West.