[ar-mahn-tyer; English ahr-muh n-teerz, -tyair]
- a city in extreme N France: World War I battles 1914, 1918.
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You can also view Ypres, Armentieres and many other towns and villages.
The line of opposing trenches was about a mile and a half east of Armentieres.
We got a motor bus where the railways cross the Armentieres road.
The Germans were shelling Armentieres which has been shelled again and again.
He was with the Canadians, too, when he was killed at Armentieres, three months ago.The Sky Pilot in No Man's Land
- a town in N France: site of battles in both World Wars. Pop: 25 273 (1999)
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