World War One Diary for Sunday, October 29, 1916:
Aegean: U-boat torpedoes Greek volunteer transport Angeliki.
North Sea: 2 RNAS seaplanes reconnaissance Schillig Roads from carrier Vindex but fail to find boom; no CMB attack carried out.
Britain: Jellicoe warns of ‘…serious danger that our losses in merchant ships … may by the early summer of 1917 have such a serious effect … as to force us into accepting peace terms’.
Battle of the Somme: Allies capture Dewdrop and Hazy trenches.