27 Sep 1914
  • In West Africa, the British captured Douala, the Cameroons principle port and wireless station, without a shot being fired. ww2dbase [AC]
  • The first French bomber groupe was formed with Voisin biplanes. ww2dbase [AC]
Japan
  • Chuichi Nagumo studied an advanced course at the mine warfare school. ww2dbase [Main Article | 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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