Men from the 2nd Battalion, Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, in 1915.


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9 January 1917.

Battle of Rafa. British drive Ottomans out of Sinai.


11 Jan. to 13 Mar. 1917.

British raid the Ancre.


16 January 1917.

Germany offers Mexico an alliance against the United States.


1 February 1917.

Return to unrestricted submarine warfare by Germany.


23 February 1917.

British recapture Kut..


23 February 1917.

German forces begin to withdraw to Hindenburg Line.


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