"Trench of Death"
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|"At this place the
Belgian Army halted the German advance in 1914"
It is written in Dutch (top) and French (bottom)
|The river IJser is passing only a few meters beyond the barbed wire, so you can guess what happened when there was some shelling that destroyed dykes.|
|On the left is the Belgian uniform as used in the beginning of the War with the German Uniform on the Right||Weapons as used in the First World War||On the left is German bullet proof equipment with gas mask and on the Right is the Belgian uniform as used later on in the War.|