Battles World War I Battles Involving the Belgium

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List of Belgium battles in the World War I, listed alphabetically with photos, images, and maps when possible. Every major battle, skirmish, or conflict in World War I involving the Belgium is included here, along with information like exactly where the battle took place. If you want to learn even more about these World War I battles that involved World War I you can click on the names of the battles for more information.

Items here include everything from Invasion of Normandy to Battle of France.

This list answers the question, "What World War I battles was Belgium involved in?"

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Battle of Haelen is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list World War I Battles Involving the Belgium
Battle of Haelen Gete, Belgium - The Battle of Haelen or Halen, also known as the Battle of the Silver Helmets was a cavalry battle at the beginning of World War I. Halen is a small market town which lay along the principal ...more

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Battle of Le Cateau is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list World War I Battles Involving the Belgium
Battle of Le Cateau Le Cateau-Cambrésis, France - The Battle of Le Cateau was fought on 26 August 1914, after the British and French retreated from the Battle of Mons and had set up defensive positions in a fighting withdrawal against the ...more

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Battle of Liège is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list World War I Battles Involving the Belgium
Battle of Liège Liège, Belgium - The Battle of Liège was the opening engagement of the German invasion of Belgium and the first battle of World War I. The attack on the city began on 5 August 1914 and lasted until 16 ...more

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Battle of the Frontiers is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list World War I Battles Involving the Belgium
Battle of the Frontiers Alsace, France - The Battle of the Frontiers was a series of battles fought along the eastern frontier of France and in southern Belgium shortly after the outbreak of World War I. The battles resolved the ...more

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Battle of the Yser is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list World War I Battles Involving the Belgium
Battle of the Yser Yser - The Battle of the Yser was a battle which took place in October 1914 between the towns on Nieuwpoort and Diksmuide along a 35-kilometre long stretch of the Yser river and Yperlee canal in ...more

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East African Campaign is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list World War I Battles Involving the Belgium
East African Campaign Uganda Protectorate - The East African Campaign was a series of battles and guerilla actions, which started in German East Africa and spread to portions of Mozambique, Northern Rhodesia, British East Africa, Uganda ...more

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First Battle of Ypres is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list World War I Battles Involving the Belgium
First Battle of Ypres Flanders, Belgium - The First Battle of Ypres was a First World War battle fought around Ypres, in western Belgium during October and November 1914. The battle took place as part of the First Battle of Flanders, in ...more

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Second Battle of Ypres is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list World War I Battles Involving the Belgium
Second Battle of Ypres Ypres, Belgium - The Second Battle of Ypres was a battle of the First World War fought from 22 April – 25 May 1915 for control of the strategic Flemish town of Ypres in western Belgium, following the First ...more

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Siege of Antwerp is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list World War I Battles Involving the Belgium
Siege of Antwerp Antwerp, Belgium - The Siege of Antwerp was an engagement between the German and the Belgian, British and French armies around the fortified city of Antwerp during World War I. German troops besieged a garrison of ...more