Passchendaele

Passchendaele
Passchendaele [Passchendaele]
a series of ↑World War I battles (1917) fought near the small town of Passchendaele in Belgium. About 300 000 Allied soldiers and a similar number of Germans died, in terrible conditions.
See also Allies, See also Ypres

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