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Poelkapelle



Introduction of Poelkapelle
Town in West Fland ers province, NNE of Ypres,NW Belgium. On September 11, 1917, French captainGeorges-Marie Guynemer, a famous aerial ace,was killed here in action in World War I. Early thenext month the town was captured by British troops,marking their biggest advance during the Third Battleof Ypres.Town in West Fland ers province, NNE of Ypres,NW Belgium. On September 11, 1917, French captainGeorges-Marie Guynemer, a famous aerial ace,was killed here in action in World War I. Early thenext month the town was captured by British troops,marking their biggest advance during the Third Battleof Ypres.

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