- a fortress town in NE France, on the Moselle: siege 1870. 16,832.
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Farther northwest are Verdun and Toul, with our American boys.The Blot on the Kaiser's 'Scutcheon
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He began with the conquest of the three bishoprics of Toul, Baden, and Metz.
I came one bitter night in February into the crowded, dirty station at Toul.
In Toul his successor told me of his unfailing resourcefulness and cheer.
The three bishoprics referred to are Metz, Toul, and Verdun.French Book-plates
- a town in NE France: a leading episcopal see in the Middle Ages. Pop: 16 945 (1999)
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