July

6 July 1917

An Arab force from the Hejaz guided by T E Lawrence captures the Red Sea port of Aqaba Conscription bill passed by the Canadian parliament

7 July 1917

An Arab force from the Hejaz guided by T E Lawrence captures the Red Sea port of Aqaba Conscription bill passed by the Canadian parliament

14 July 1917

Theobald von Bethmann- Hollweg replaced as German Chancellor by Georg Michaelis

17 July 1917

British royal family changes its name from Saxe-Coburg- Gotha to Windsor

31 July 1917

Third Battle of Ypres begins, popularly known as Passchendaele. Fighting continues until 10 November.

Dover bombarded by four destroyers. Around sixty shells fired, only one of which landed in the Borough.

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