15 May 1917
  • George Patton was promoted to the rank of captain. ww2dbase [George Patton | CPC]
  • Friedrich Christiansen scored his first air-to-air victory, a British Pup aircraft, over Dover, England, United Kingdom. ww2dbase [Friedrich Christiansen | CPC]
  • George Brett was promoted to the rank of captain. ww2dbase [George Brett | CPC]
  • Richard O'Connor was Mentioned in Despatches. ww2dbase [Richard O'Connor | CPC]

Timeline Section Founder: Thomas Houlihan
Contributors: Alan Chanter, C. Peter Chen, Thomas Houlihan, Hugh Martyr, David Stubblebine
Special Thanks: Rory Curtis

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