17 April 1917

April 1917

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Second Battle of the Aisne

French troops capture the Chemin de Dames road, an early success during the battle.

Second Battle of Gaza

The second battle of Gaza starts with a preliminary attack in which the British capture the positions they want for the main attack on 19 April.


How to cite this article: Rickard, J (28 December 2007), 17 April 1917, http://www.historyofwar.org/firstworldwar/daybyday/1917_04_17.html

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