19 Oct 1914
The First Battle of Ypres, also called the Battle of Flanders, was the last major battle of the first year of World War I (1914); actually a series of battles, starting on 19 October and ending, according to the various histories, on 13 November (French), 22 November (British) or 30 November (German).
This battle and the Battle of the Yser marked the end of the so-called Race to the Sea.
The First Battle of Ypres includes:
* the B...