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The Battle of Verdun begins

Postcard map with of Verdun, France, showing the forts of Douaumont and Vaux and the German siege line.
Text:
Die Belagerung von Verdun (The Seige of Verdun).
Reverse:
Postkarte / Feldpostkarte, dated France, May (?) 26, 1916.

Postcard map with of Verdun, France, showing the forts of Douaumont and Vaux and the German siege line.

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Die Belagerung von Verdun

The Seige of Verdun

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The Battle of Verdun begins

VERIFY END DATE. NO SOURCE OF 8/15

Herwig p. 197, Hindenburg and Ludendorff declare formal end on 1916-09-02. French continue attacks through mid-December, and recapture Vaux and Douaumont.

1916-02-21

The Battle of Verdun begins is part of Battle of Verdun.