[roo-lairs; French roo-ler]
- a city in NW Belgium: battles 1914, 1918.
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We were marched to Roulers, which we reached well after dark.The Escape of a Princess Pat
The 7th Division had, on the 21st, made a bound forward to Passchendeale, on the way to Roulers.
Running inland from Ostend one comes before long to Roulers, where there was a training convent for missionaries.
At Cortemarch (near Roulers) they sent the curé and the vicar to Germany because they accused the village of having had a spy.
On the east side of the ridge the land sloped up towards Poelcapelle and Roulers.The Red Watch
J. A. Currie
- a city in NW Belgium, in West Flanders province: electronics. Pop: 55 273 (2004 est)Flemish name: Roeselare
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