Diary March 6, 1918

German troops in Arabia
German troops in Arabia.
World War One Diary for Wednesday, March 6, 1918:

Middle East

Arabia: Turks (including 703rd German battalion) retake Tafila from Zeid and drive him on to Shobek on March 7, but Arabs re-occupy Taftla on March 20.

Eastern Front

Russia: 7th Bolshevik Congress renames Party Communist, majority vote for peace on March 8.
Finland: Peace Treaty signed with Germany at Berlin.

Sea War

Britain: War Cabinet gives 1917 Allied and neutral shipping losses, a 2,632,297t deficit.

Air War

Western Front: Royal Flying Corps night bombing of railways, airfields and ammo dump on 7 nights until March 20.

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