The Handley Page V/1500 four-engine bomber ‘Old Carthusian’ bombs the Afghan capital of Kabul dealing a huge blow to Afghan morale and helping to ensure a quick settlement to the 3rd Afghan War. No 31 Squadron Royal Air Force carries out the 3rd raid on the Afghan city of Jalalabad in a week. During those raids three aircraft have been lost.
Private Edwin Henry Ford (Cheshire Regiment) dies on service at age 38. His two younger brothers were killed in the war.
No 31 Squadron Royal Air Force carries out a second raid on the Afghan city of Jalalabad.
Captain Walter John Edmunds (Devonshire Regiment) dies on service at age 42. He is the son of the Reverend Walter John Edmonds rector of High Bray.