first battle of Ypres

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James adds: "Then, the 20th Hussars joined the foot sloggers in the first Battle of Ypres (also known as the Battle of Flanders and consisting of three battles), sometimes on horseback and sometimes on foot.
Pte Luke Kearney, of the Northumberland Fusiliers, was killed on November 9, 1914, during the First Battle of Ypres, also called the First Battle of Flanders.