- a city in N France, on the Sambre River, near the Belgian border.
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But the fortress of Maubeuge lay immediately in rear of the British line.
He had been set to reduce Maubeuge and he had done so with speed and with thoroughness.
They had landed at Beaumont (about twelve miles east of Maubeuge) for petrol.The War in the Air; Vol. 1
A Flemish painter, born at Maubeuge about 1472 and died in 1533.
The Austrians were now engaged in the investment of Maubeuge.History of Modern Europe 1972-1878
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- an industrial town in N France, near the border with Belgium. Pop: 33 546 (1999)
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