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 Battle of Yser Memorial

Battle of Yser Memorial

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Burial Diksmuide, Arrondissement Diksmuide, West Flanders (West-Vlaanderen), Belgium
Memorial ID 19363 · View Source
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This commemorates the Flemish troops who held the area of the River Yser at great cost during most of the First World War. On the tower can be seen the letters AVV crossing with the letters VVK. The former stands (in Flemish) for 'All for Flanders' - the latter for 'Flanders for Christ'.

Bio by: David Conway


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 5 Jan 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 19363
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Battle of Yser Memorial (unknown–unknown), Find A Grave Memorial no. 19363, citing Ijser Tower, Diksmuide, Arrondissement Diksmuide, West Flanders (West-Vlaanderen), Belgium ; Maintained by Find A Grave .