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La Bassée

Battle Name : La Bassée

Date(s) : 10 October 1914 - 02 November 1914

Part of : First World War , The Western Front , The Battles of Flanders ,

Outcome : A victory for German Forces over Anglo-French Forces

Type of battle : Land


Anglo-French advances around La Bassee Canal were repulsed but attack and counter attack in the area continued while the Belgian forces closer the the coast came under great pressure. Part of the final stages of the 'Race to the Sea'.