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  1. 2nd Battle of Ypres. Facing the first poison gas attack of the war, Canadian troops helped hold the line against the Germans. 22 April - 25 May 1915. First World War. Canadians move to the front. I n the first week of April 1915, the Canadian troops were moved from their quiet sector to a bulge in the Allied line in front of the City of Ypres
  2. During the First World War, the Second Battle of Ypres was fought from 22 April - 25 May 1915 for control of the strategic Flemish town of Ypres in western Belgium. The First Battle of Ypres had been fought the previous autumn. The Second Battle of Ypres was the first mass use by Germany of poison gas on the Western Front
  3. Second Battle of Ypres (April 22-May 25, 1915), second of three costly battles in World War I at Ypres (now Ieper), in western Flanders. The battle marked the Germans' first use of poison gas as a weapon. Although the gas attack opened a wide hole in the Allied line, the Germans failed to exploit that advantage
  4. On April 22, 1915, German forces shock Allied soldiers along the Western Front by firing more than 150 tons of lethal chlorine gas against two French colonial divisions at Ypres in Belgium

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1915: Early trench battles. During 1915, the British and French undertook a series of unsuccessful attacks against the Germans on the Western Front. Apart from their one offensive at Ypres in April, the Germans spent most of the year on the defensive. But for both sides it was a tough learning experience The British front line on the Ypres Salient held by the V. Corps was nearly 18 kilometres in length. From north to south it ran from a point on the Ypres-Poelcappelle road, about a kilometre south of Poelcappelle village, through the western end of Broodseinde village, Polygon Wood, Herenthage Woods, through Shrewsbury Forest, and ended on the left of the British II La deuxième bataille d'Ypres est une bataille de la Première Guerre mondiale opposant la IV e Armée allemande aux troupes alliées britanniques, belges et françaises du 22 avril au 25 mai 1915.Cette bataille est la seconde tentative allemande pour prendre le contrôle de la ville flamande d'Ypres en Belgique, après celle de l'automne 1914.C'est lors de ces combats que l'Armée allemande. A németek Falkenhayn stratégiájának megfelelően általában védelemben maradtak nyugaton. A szövetségesek ypres-i kiszögellése ellen azonban, ahol a franciák 1914 novemberében átvették a britek helyét a frontvonalban 1915. április 22-én támadást indítottak.A gyalogság támadását, gáztámadással vezették be; itt került sor a klórgáz első bevetésére a nyugati fronton Le 22 avril 1915 est une date noire dans l'histoire de l'humanité. Au cours de la Première Guerre mondiale, l'armée allemande a pour la première fois utilisé massivement des gaz à Ypres

St. Julien and Kitcheners Wood:The Second Battle of Ypres was the first time Germany used chemical weapons on a large scale on the Western Front in the First World War. The Second Battle of Ypres actually consisted of four separate battles: The Battle of Gravenstafel - 22 to 23 April 1915; The Battle of St. Julien - 24 April to 4 May 1915 On 22 April 1915, German forces launched a renewed offensive against the Ypres Salient. Their attack featured a weapon that had not been used before on the Western Front - poison gas. Archibald James, an observer in the Royal Flying Corps, saw it being used for the first time. I witnessed from. Description. This Honour Ypres 1915 was awarded to Canadian units for their actions defending against German attacks launched in April 1915. In mid-April 1915 the 1st Canadian Division (Lieutenant-General E.A.H. Alderson) took over a section of the front line northeast of the town of Ypres itself History The Second Battle of Ypres in 1915 was a medical emergency of epic proportions. Besides the mass casualties from gunfire, chlorine gas was used for the first time on the Western Front to devastating effect. The chlorine was a strong irritant on the lungs, and prolonged exposure proved fatal The Second Battle of Ypres was a battle of the First World War fought from 21 April-25 May 1915 for control of the strategic Flemish town of Ypres in western..

As a society, I think we have largely forgotten what exactly a gas attack is. Sure, some of us have seen photos or video of the aftermath of attacks on Kurds.. 24th May 1915 Germans attack Ypres On 24th May the Germans launched a fresh bombardment and infantry attack on Ypres and the Monmouths again found themselves in the front line, this time at the infamous Hellfire Corner. This marked the last serious attempt of the enemy to push through in the 2nd Battle of Ypres Ces quatre divisions occupaient ce que l'on a appelé depuis le saillant d'Ypres, où les Anglais livrèrent cette longue et sanglante bataille d'Ypres qui commença le 22 avril 1915 (première attaque par les gaz) et dura jusqu'au 25 mai de la même année. 4° Enfin au sud-est d'Ypres : le XVe corps et le IIe corps bavarois 1915 Neuve-Chapelle - 2ª Ypres - 2ª Artois - 2ª Champagne - Loos - 3ª Artois. 1916 Verdun - Hulluch - Somme. 1917 Noreuil - Offensiva Nivelle - Messines - 3ª Ypres/Passchendaele - 2ª Verdun- Cambrai. 1918. Offensiva di primavera - Cento giorni

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1st Hampshire at the Second Battle of Ypres, April - June 1915 For most of 1915 the Germans concentrated their efforts against the Russians on the Eastern Front. However, they did mount one major offensive, around Ypres, between late April and early June. Today the battle is remembered chiefly for the Germans' use of ga The Second Battle of Ypres was a battle of the First World War fought from 21 April-25 May 1915 for control of the strategic Flemish town of Ypres in western Belgium, following the First Battle of Ypres the previous autumn. It marked the first mas A Segunda Batalha de Ypres, ou, na sua forma portuguesa, de Ipres, foi na verdade, uma série de batalhas ocorridas entre 22 de abril e 25 de maio de 1915, em que se enfrentaram as tropas da França, Reino Unido, Austrália e Canadá contra o Império Alemão. Foi a primeira batalha em que foi utilizado gás mortífero para fins militares

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A harmadik ypres-i csata az első világháború egyik legvéresebb ütközete volt, amely egyik oldalon a brit, ausztrál és új-zélandi (), kanadai és dél-afrikai erők, másik oldalon a német császári hadsereg közt folyt 1917-ben, alapvetően a nyugat-flandriai Ypres város közelében lévő Passendale falu birtoklásáért. A faluról az ütközetet passchendaele-i csata néven is. Megjelenítés: 1 - 20 / 27 - kulcsszavak: 'French, John Denton Pinkstone, Earl of Ypres, 1852-1925', keresési idő: 1.21mp Találatok szűrése Rendezés Relevancia szerint csökkenő Megjelenési év szerint csökkenő Szerző szerint növekvő Cím szerint növekv Ypres 1915: The First Gas Attack. September 21, 2014. by Terry Copp. Without warning, a yellowish-green cloud began drifting over the landscape toward the Allied front line. It was April 1915 and the first to fall to the chlorine gas were soldiers from the 45th Algerian Division. Two days later, Canadian soldiers would be clutching their. The Ypres salient was the focus of Germany's only Western Front offensive in 1915. Their attack on the salient included the first large scale use of chlorine gas - an act that changed the face of the First World War battlefield The Second Battle of Ypres was fought during the First World War from 22 April to 25 May 1915. It was the first major battle fought by Canadian troops in the Great War. The battle took place on the Ypres salient on the Western Front, in Belgium, outside the city of Ypres (now known by its Flemish name, Ieper)

On April 22, 1915, the Germans released 6,000 canisters - around 168 tons - of chlorine gas along a three and a half mile stretch of the front near Ypres, Belgium. The wind carried the huge cloud of gas over to the Allied trenches. The troops in these trenches did not know exactly what the 20-foot yellow cloud drifting towards them was. The Second Battle Ypres was fought April 22 to May 25, 1915, during World War I (1914-1918) and saw the Germans conduct a limited offensive around the strategic town of Ypres in Flanders. During the course of the battle, the Germans debuted the use of poison gas on the Western Front As described in the very well received series DEEDS THAT THRILL THE EMPIRE and brought to the market for the first time. At about 4 a.m. on the morning of April 24th 1915, at Frezenberg, near Ypres, Corporal William Scothern, of the 122nd Heavy Battery of R.G.A., set out in company with his commanding officer, Major Haig, for their forward observation-post Le 22 avril 1915, en fin d'après-midi, près du village flamand de Langemarck, dans le secteur d'Ypres, les soldats français de la 45e division et de la 97e division, terrés dans leurs tranchées, voient venir vers eux, en provenance des tranchées allemandes, un épais nuage d'un vert jaunâtre Ypres, Battles of. The Belgian city of Ypres is synonymous with the First World War. Ypres gave its name to three major battles: First Ypres (19 October - 22 November 1914), Second Ypres (21 April - 25 May 1915) and Third Ypres (31 July - 10 November 1917). The severe casualties suffered in the area made Ypres a focus for post-war remembrance

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22 April - 25 May 1915: The Battles of Ypres, 1915. Often known as the Second Battle of Ypres, this began with surprise German attack using poison gas against French North African forces holding defences near Ypres. Both sides rushed reserves in and the battle developed into the second epic in that area Första slaget: 18/10 - 22/11 1914. Huvudartikel: Första slaget vid Ypern. Den brittiska krigskyrkogården Tyne Cot med fallna från slagen vid Ypern. Anses vanligen vara den sista fasen av kapplöpningen till havet, efter att tyskar och ententen om vartannat försökt kringgå varandra på väg mot Engelska Kanalen. Den 18 oktober mötte. Originally published on 2013/09/17 - A brief presentation of the Second Battle of Ypres. This presentation is licensed under a Creative Commons - Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License

Les Canadiens s'avancent vers le front. D ans la première semaine d'avril 1915, les troupes canadiennes abandonnent leur paisible secteur pour aller occuper, en avant d'Ypres, une portion de front faisant saillie dans les lignes alliées. Il s'agit du fameux - ou notoire - saillant d'Ypres, où les Britanniques et leurs alliés se sont avancés vers la ligne allemande en formation concave Ypry (nizozemsky Ieper, francouzsky Ypres) Do dějin a do všech jazyků však definitivně vstoupily Ypry 22. dubna 1915, kdy během druhé bitvy u Yper mezi městy Langemark a Steenstraete byl poprvé v historii lidstva ve velkém měřítku vyzkoušen chemický jedovatý bojový plyn. L'honneur « Ypres 1915 » a été attribué à des unités canadiennes pour leurs actions visant à assurer la défense contre les attaques allemandes lancées en avril 1915. À la mi-avril 1915, la 1re Division canadienne ( lieutenant-général E.A.H. Alderson) s'empare d'une section de la ligne de front au nord-est de la ville d. On April 22nd, 1915, the Germans released chlorine gas into the Allied lines surrounding Ypres. The use of poison gas was prohibited under the terms of the Hague convention. This was a new and. By 1915, the Western Front had descended into deadlock. Near the town of Ypres soldiers from Canada, Britain, India, France, Belgium, the French Colonies and Germany sat in long winding trenches facing each other. German commanders sought to break through the Allied lines by using a new weapon: chlorine gas

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Allied soldiers parade in Ypres, 1915. Note, the crowds of people still resident in the city. Cloth Hall, early in the war (Antony d'Ypres) Cloth Hall on fire, early in its slow destruction that. 25 maja 1915 roku zakończyła się druga bitwa pod Ypres. Pola Flandrii pochłonęły życie ponad pół miliona żołnierzy. To w tej batalii po raz pierwszy na froncie zachodnim Wielkiej Wojny. The Second Battle of Ypres was a battle of the First World War.It was fought for control of the town of Ypres in western Belgium. It happened in the spring of 1915. It was the first time that Germany successfully used chemical weapons on a large scale on the Western Front. It was also the first time a former Colonial power defeated a major European power in European soil In the Second Battle of Ypres (22 April to 25 May 1915), the Germans used poison gas for the first time on the Western Front (they had used it earlier at the Battle of Bolimov on 3 January 1915) and captured high ground east of the town

Ypres Cloth Hall Bombarded. Roger Hudson examines a 1915 photograph of the medieval Cloth Hall in the Belgian city of Ypres following heavy German shelling. Second Ypres began in April 1915, the only major German attack that year on the Western Front. Rather than capture the town the Germans decided to destroy it by artillery bombardment Media in category Second Battle of Ypres. The following 29 files are in this category, out of 29 total. NYTMap2ndBattleOfYpres1915.png 480 × 571; 69 KB. Aerial view of Ypres during the Second Battle of Ypres (1915).jpg 640 × 488; 78 KB. Arthur Nantel-7 AM APRIL 22ND 1915 (CWM 19710261-0501).jpeg 2,248 × 1,699; 1.31 MB Killed in action at Ypres, April 1915. Wilfred Charles Hammill. Private Hammill, born at Winnipeg, Manitoba on July 3, 1896. Enlisted from the Union Bank's branch in Quebec City, Quebec with the 19 th Battalion on July 22, 1915. Died on July 21, 1916. Victor Middleton Hanna

Jueves, 22 de abril de 1915. Primeras horas de la tarde en Ypres, una población en el Flandes occidental belga, situada en un terreno ligeramente elevado que es un enclave estratégico en la. Bitka o Ypres môže byť: prvá bitka o Ypres (19. október - 22. november 1914) druhá bitka o Ypres (22. apríl - 15. máj 1915) bitka o Passchendaele, niekedy označovaná ako tretia bitka o Ypres (31. júl - 6. november 1917) bitka o Lys (9. - 29. apríl 1918), označovaná ako bitka o Estaires alebo štvrtá bitka o Ypres Ypres:1915 The age of Trumpets is passed, the banners hang Like dead crows, tattered and black, Rotting into nothingness on cathedral walls. In the crypt of St. Paul's I had all the wrong thoughts, Wondered if there was anything left of Nelson Or Wellington, and even wished I could pry open their tombs and look, The Ypres 1915-1917? The Ypres salient (bulge) was a vulnerable part of the Allied line. German forces occupied ridge of high ground overlooking the Salient which meant they could fire down on British and Allied forces, and they could see the layout of defences and the movement of Allied troops. In addition, the higher German positions were all. Ypern [ˈyːpɐn] (niederländisch Ieper, französisch Ypres, westflämisch Yper) ist eine Stadt in der Provinz Westflandern der Flämischen Gemeinschaft in der Region Flandern, Belgien.Ypern hat 34.995 Einwohner (1. Januar 2020). Zu Ypern gehören die Orte Boezinge, Brielen, Dikkebus, Elverdinge, Hollebeke, Sint-Jan, Vlamertinge, Voormezele, Zillebeke und Zuidschote

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In 1665, as a result of this Benedictine activity, the Bishop of Ypres founded the Abbey at Ypres. In 1082 Lady Maria Cary was appointed Lady Abbess, and the com- munity thus became, and has ever since remained, distinctively Irish. The Abbey was legally made over to the Irish nation. The names of the Lady Abbesses have practically all been. For most Brits the First World War is Mons, First Ypres, Gallipoli, the Somme, and Passchendaele. The Western Front in 1915 is skipped over but the battles of Neuve Chappelle, Second Ypres, Aubers Ridge, Festubert, and Loos, where Territorial and New Army troops went into action for the first time, were once as well known here as were the others The Second Battle of Ypres, Apr-1915. Declaration of war by Canada in September 1914 led to the immediate raising of a first Canadian contingent consisting of the 1st Canadian Division. After a short three to four weeks training at Camp Valcartier in Quebec, they embarked to the United Kingdom and another several months of basic training La deuxième bataille d'Ypres est une bataille de la Première Guerre mondiale opposant la Armée allemande aux troupes alliées britanniques, belges et françaises du 22 avril au 25 mai 1915. 137 relations イーペル(蘭: Ieper 、仏、英: Ypres フランス語: [ipʁ] イープル 英語: [ˈiːprə] )は、ベルギー西部、フランデレン地域のウェスト=フランデレン州にある都市。 ブージンゲ (Boezinge)、ブリーレン (Brielen)、ディッケブス (Dikkebus)、エルフェルディンゲ (Elverdinge)、ホレベーケ (Hollebeke)、シントヤン (Sint.

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The Sword Interval is about a world on the verge of a supernatural apocalypse. Most of humanity goes about their daily lives trying to ignore the constant threat of magic and monsters, but a few face these dangers head-on. Fall is one such person. She has left behind the sheltered safety of the paranormal witness protection program in order to hunt down the monster that killed her family Daily Mirror Headlines: The Battle of Ypres, Published 24 April 1915. The Daily Mirror reports the Germans' use of 'asphyxiating gas' in the trenches around Ypres, details some of the gains made. It is estimated that about 135,000 Germans were killed or badly wounded during the offensive. The BEF lost around 75,000 men and was effectively destroyed as a professional army. There were two more major battles at Ypres: 2nd Battle of Ypres (April-May, 1915) and Passchendaele (July-October, 1917) On April 22, 1915, German forces shock Allied soldiers along the western front by firing more than 150 tons of lethal chlorine gas against two French colonial divisions at Ypres, Belgium

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Magnificent But Not War: The Battle of Ypres, 1915. by. John Dixon. 3.83 · Rating details · 6 ratings · 1 review. The book is a detailed account of the fighting around Ypres during April and May 1915. It is essentially a day-by-day record of the Second Battle of Ypres which draws heavily upon personal accounts, regimental histories and war. Se conoce como Batallas de Ypres a un conjunto de cuatro batallas libradas en los bosques y campos alrededor de Ypres durante la Primera Guerra Mundial: . Primera batalla de Ypres (19 de octubre - 22 de noviembre de 1914).; Segunda Batalla de Ypres (22 de abril - 15 de mayo de 1915).; Tercera Batalla de Ypres (31 de julio - 6 de noviembre de 1917) (también conocida como Passchendaele) En 1915, la segunda batalla de Ypres estableció la reputación de los canadienses como fuerza de combate. La 1.ª División canadiense acababa de llegar al frente occidental cuando ganó el reconocimiento al mantener su posición contra una nueva arma de la guerra moderna: el cloro gaseoso

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Ypres, 1915, 1919 by Gilbert Rogers | Reproductions Gilbert Rogers | WahooArt.com + 1 (707) 877-4321 + 33 977-198-888 . Ypres, 1915, 1919 by Gilbert Rogers | Reproductions Gilbert Rogers | WahooArt.com. Home Artists Artworks Buy About us Buy 3 prints and get 20% + 10% off on all items. 20% off on all cart items, sitewide!. Ypres, 1915 was a Battle Honour granted to Canadian units participating in the first Canadian actions on the Western Front during the First World War.. Background. The battles around Ypres in April 1915 were actually known collectively as the Second Battle of Ypres. The Second Battle of Ypres was the first time Germany used chemical weapons on a large scale on the Western Front in the First. Bataille d'Ypres. La deuxième bataille d'Ypres est une bataille de la Première Guerre mondiale opposant la IVe Armée allemande aux troupes alliées britanniques, belges et françaises du 22 avril au 25 mai 1915. Cette bataille est la seconde tentative allemande pour prendre le contrôle de la ville flamande d' Ypres en Belgique, après celle. From October 1914 to the autumn of 1918, Ypres (now Ieper) was at the centre of a salient held by Commonwealth (and for some months by French) forces. From April 1915, it was bombarded and destroyed more completely than any other town of its size on the Western Front, but even so certain buildings remained distinguishable

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The Ypres salient was the focus of Germany's only Western Front offensive in 1915. Their attack on the salient included the first large scale use of chlorine gas - an act that changed the face of the First World War battlefield The Second Battle of Ypres comprised the only major attack launched by the German forces on the Western Front in 1915. Begun in April and used primarily as a means of diverting Allied attention from the Eastern Front, and testing the use of chlorine gas, it eventually concluded in failure in May The town of Ypres was always under attack from Germans because it was a key point in keeping them form the English channel. There were over 7,900 solders killed about 29,000 wounded and over 17,800 missing. The Allies won the battle. The battle of Ypres was fought in the western front

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A második Ypres-i csata árkádjában is John McCrae írta a verset, amikor egy közeli barátját megölték, ami egyike a 6000 kanadai veszteségnek 48 órán belül. Háború . Első Világháború . A Ypres-i csata dátuma 1915 . 1915. április 22-24 . A Ypres-i csata helyszíne 1915 . Közel Ypres, Belgium . Kanadai csapatok a Ypres 1915-be Az 1915-ös Ypres-i csata összefoglalása 1915-ben a második Ypres-csata megerősítette a kanadai harci erő hírnevét. Az 1. kanadai hadosztály éppen megérkezett a Nyugati Frontra, amikor elismerést nyertek azzal, hogy a modern hadviselés új fegyverével - a klórgázzal - ellenálltak Hi, Aerial Ypres 1915 Menin Gate and Cloath Hall Cnock ----- Click here to view the attachmen 1915 | Augusztus Harci gáz Ypres-nél. A harci gáz, mint új fegyver alkalmazása mindkét oldal hadvezetőségét foglalkoztatta. Gázgránátot már az 1880-as évek gyarmati háborúiban alkalmaztak. 1907-ben a hágai értekezlet megtiltotta alkalmazását. A németek a Mazuri-tavaknál folyó csatában mégis lőttek ki gázgránátokat Pod Ypres ( niderl. Ieper) odbyły się cztery bitwy I wojny światowej : I bitwa pod Ypres (19 października - 22 listopada 1914) II bitwa pod Ypres (22 kwietnia - 25 maja 1915) III bitwa pod Ypres (31 lipca - 6 listopada 1917), znana także pod nazwą bitwa pod Passchendaele. IV bitwa pod Ypres (9 kwietnia - 29 kwietnia 1918), znana.

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The bloody Battle of Ypres was a series of engagements that took place on April 22 to May 25, 1915, as the Germans tried top breach Allied trench lines near the town of Ypres in northern Belgium Matthews, a farmer and widower, was writing about the German use of lethal chlorine gas at the Battle of Second Ypres in April 1915. It was the first major engagement of the Canadian land forces. 08 May 1915 - Frezenberg Ridge. Above: William Barnes Wollen's painting of Lt. Hugh Niven leading the defense of Frezenberg Ridge after his superior officers were all killed or wounded today. After the northern portion of the Ypres Salient was subjected to the world's first poison gas attack in April, relentless German pressure forced the.

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The Second Battle of Ypres, 1915 . Background n n n Referred to as the greatest defensive battle ever fought by Canadians Once Canadians had been trained they were sent to a sector in front of the Belgium city of Ypres While this sector had seen the severest fighting of the war the previous autumn, it was quiet on the Canadians' arrival. Ypres 1915. I find myself in a large room with a single small table and two chairs placed oppsite each other. It looks for all the world like an old hospital ward. There are large floor to ceiling height windows which curve around the end of the room, and I surmise means that the building I am in forms a cescent at this end The second battle of Ypres, 22 April-25 May 1915, was a rare German offensive on the Western Front during 1915. It was launched with two aims in mind. The first was to distract attention from the movement of German troops to the eastern front in preparation for the campaign that would lead to the victory of Gorlice-Tarnow Find great deals on eBay for ypres 1915. Shop with confidence Ypres was a key location due to its rail and road links to coastal ports. Also, the city was the last major Belgian stronghold that had not fallen to the Germans. The Allies were determined to maintain their position and deny the Germans of what would have been a crucial victory. Ypres field prior to the battle (1915) Free and inexhaustible databases of the completed works samples; English-speaking writers and editors only, With Cavalry In 1915, The British Trooper In The Trench Line, Through The Second Battle Of Ypres|Frederic Abernethy Coleman holding either Ph.D. or Master's degrees in a great number of disciplines; and a huge variety of other advantages and benefits