World War One Diary for Tuesday, June 25, 1918:
Marne – Battle of Belleau Wood ends: US 2nd Division and US 4th Marine Brigade (5,200 casualties) capture objective 5 miles west of Chateau-Thierry.
Germany: Karlsruhe bombed by DH9s (1 lost, forced landing) of No 104 squadron; many houses and workshops damaged. 1 aircraft hit by flak and lost; 2 fighters shot down; 5 Handley Pages damage permanent way at Metz-Sablon.
Western Front: Fonck destroys 3 German aircraft out of 7 lost today.
USA: First of 45 Japan-built ships arrives. Now 5,810 US Army dentists, 58 at outset.
Britain: General Smith-Dorrien Gouverneur of Gibraltar.