Battle of the Marne

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Noun1.Battle of the Marne - a World War I battle in northwestern France where the Allies defeated the Germans in 1918Battle of the Marne - a World War I battle in northwestern France where the Allies defeated the Germans in 1918
First World War, Great War, War to End War, World War 1, World War I - a war between the allies (Russia, France, British Empire, Italy, United States, Japan, Rumania, Serbia, Belgium, Greece, Portugal, Montenegro) and the Central Powers (Germany, Austria-Hungary, Turkey, Bulgaria) from 1914 to 1918
France, French Republic - a republic in western Europe; the largest country wholly in Europe
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The Manchester Regiment fought on the front line in the First World War, seeing action in the battles of the Marne, Aisne and Ypres.
genuipi ot Another impressive landmark is the Memorial of the Battles of the Marne. Set in the grounds of Dormans Castle, it is the ino Dormans Castle, it is the C largest memorial dedicated to the men who fell during both battles of the Marne.
Yet Brown's work also highlights the birth of modern, mechanised warfare at the Battles of the Marne and the Aisne, where the pattern of trench warfare was established.