Passchendaele

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Passchendaele

(ˈpæʃənˌdeɪl)
n
(Placename) a village in NW Belgium, in West Flanders province: the scene of heavy fighting during the third battle of Ypres in World War I during which 245 000 British troops were lost
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George, 20, was killed in the Battle of Menin Road near Ypres in 1915 and Robert, 3 4, John, 25, and James, 19, all died at the Somme in 1916.
May 8, 1915 – Corporal George Tocher, of the 1st Gordon Highlanders, dies of wounds received during the Battle of Menin Road.