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A map of the Belgian battlefield from Brughes to Ostend and the Belgian coast to Blankenburg. German forces took Ostend on October 17, 1914. The map also shows the village of Passchendaele, which British forces would take in November 1917, at great cost.
Text:
Belgischer Kriegsschauplatz
Ostende, Blankenberghe u. Brügge
Belgian battlefield
Ostend, Bruges and Blankenberghe
Reverse:
Belgische Küste
Verzweiflungskämpfe der Verbündeten. Siegreiches Vordringen der Deutschen. 17 October Ostende eingenommen.
(Belgian coast
Desperate struggles of the allies. Victorious advance of the Germans. 17 October Ostend taken.)
Kunstverlag Eug. Felle, Isny, Wttbg. (Art publisher Eug. Furs, Isny, ​​Wittenburg??.)

A map of the Belgian battlefield from Brughes to Ostend and the Belgian coast to Blankenburg. German forces took Ostend on October 17, 1914. The map also shows the village of Passchendaele, which British forces would take in November 1917, at great cost.

Image text

Belgischer Kriegsschauplatz

Ostende, Blankenberghe u. Brügge

Belgian battlefield

Ostend, Bruges and Blankenberghe

Reverse:

Belgische Küste

Verzweiflungskämpfe der Verbündeten. Siegreiches Vordringen der Deutschen. 17 October Ostende eingenommen.

(Belgian coast

Desperate struggles of the allies. Victorious advance of the Germans. 17 October Ostend taken.)

Kunstverlag Eug. Felle, Isny, Wttbg. (Art publisher Eug. Furs, Isny, ​​Wittenburg??.)

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