Diary June 21, 1918

 kite balloon on the Italian front

Recon with kite balloon on the Italian front.

World War One Diary for Friday, June 21, 1918:

Southern Fronts

Piave: Further Italian infantry assaults on Lower Piave bridgehead until June 22. Austrian wounded and non-essential troops evacuated (night June 21-22). Italians claim 12,000 PoWs to date.

Home Fronts

Ireland: Irish Home Rule and conscription abandoned by British government.
Britain: Government wins Clapham (South London) by-election.
Austria¬≠: Emperor Charles refuses Prime Minister Seidler’s resignation.

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