battle of Ypres

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While there would be two further battles of Ypres and its famous salient, the first remains the most important because of the effect it had on the 'old' regular army.
Served in three of the most horrific battles - the Somme and the first and second battles of Ypres.
Tours are being planned to France, Belgium, Italy and the Netherlands, including the battles of Ypres, the Somme, Dunkirk, Cassino, Anzio, the Normandy Landings and Arnhem.
The bodies they're finding in a field outside Boezinge are of men who fell in the battles of Ypres which raged between 1915 and 1917 and claimed the lives of 250,000 British and allied soldiers.