Aisne: General Kluck severely wounded in leg by French shell, visiting trenches near Vailly, aged 68; Fabeck replaces him in command of German First Army.
Carpathians: German Beskidenkorps formed to bolster Austrians.
Irish Sea: British liner Falaba sunk by U28 in 8 minutes (104 lost including Americans).
Black Sea: 5 Russian battleships, 2 cruisers and 10 destroyers shell Bosphorus forts but fog next day thwarts renewal.
North Sea: Captain Fryatt of British ferry Brussels rams U33; he receives Admiralty thanks.
Palestine: French cruiser D’Entrecasteaux bombards Gaza.
USA: First US citizen killed in British SS Falaba sinking by U-boat U28.