There was constant trouble between the people of Ypres and their neighbours at Poperinghe.
I fix the close of the first phase of the Battle of Ypres as the night of October 26th.
She saw her son, and kissed him, and then asked to be sent back to Ypres.
It looked as if the whole of the 1st Corps was about to fall back in confusion on Ypres.
This important crossing of the Lys is the most direct route from Lille to Ypres.
On the 17th the Ypres salient was again the scene of heavy encounters.
Fritzie had a mania for shelling crossing roads, and those in the Ypres salient are all named appropriately.
For Ypres had been rich in historic buildings and monuments of past days.
Far, far to the south Ypres flashes and flares on the horizon, with its night-long artillery fire.
In a few days British artillery had flattened it out as badly as Ypres.