General Allenby’s cavalry approach to within sixty miles of Damascus in Syria, having crossed the Golan Heights.
Alexander Stamboliisky is declared president of a new Bulgarian Republic. Despite 15,000 soldiers joining the republican cause, he will fail to take Sophia.
British Expeditionary Force attacks the Hindenburg Line around Cambrai. Heavily supported by 1000 aircraft bombing and machine gunning from the air, they take 10,000 prisoners and 200 artillery weapons.
British forces launch the Fourth Battle of Ypres. The defended village of Wytschaete is taken this day. 4000 prisoners taken.
700 tanks lead infantry in American and French infantry in attack on the Argonne Forest. German forces pushed back 3 miles.
37 American and French divisions begin offensive in the Argonne Forest. In the opening bombardment 10,000 Germans are incapacitated with Phosgene and Mustard gas, 278 killed.
Australian and New Zealand cavalry enter Amman, a point on the Berlin to Baghdad railway line, capturing 2563 Turkish soldiers in the process. The Egyptian Expeditionary Force has captured 45,000 prisoners since the beginning of the offensive just under a week ago.
Kaiser Wilhelm denounces those committing treason against Germany in a speech to around 400 Kriegsmarine submarine officers.
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British soldiers enter Bulgaria.