Chemin des Dames


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Chemin des Dames

(shəmăN` dā däm) [Fr.,=ladies' road], road running along a crest between the Aisne and Ailette rivers, N France. Built during Roman times, the road was the site of the battle (57 B.C.) in which Julius Caesar defeated the Gauls. Chemin des Dames received its name in the 18th cent. when Louis XV's daughters traveled along the road to Bove Castle with their ladies-in-waiting. During World War I the Germans held the road.
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com/battlefield-1-will-get-new-nighttime-map-june-2523738) who missed the official details , Nivelle Nights takes players to Chemin des Dames as it appeared in 1917.
Contract notice: Landscaping fort la malmaison and the cave of the dragon, the chemin des dames museum.
Hollande visit As French President Francois Hollande joined Tour boss Christian Prudhomme in his car, crosswinds on the Chemin des Dames ridge-scene of three World War One battles-split the peloton.
l VENDRESSE IT was in this area near the Chemin des Dames that soldiers arrived exhausted after the Battle of Mons.
Stages six and seven visit Arras, the Chemin des Dames, Verdun and Douaumont - all sites of key battles and home to memorials to the fallen - and a finish in Reims, in Champagne country, where French kings were once crowned.
The aim is to share an awareness campaign which unites the large border-crossing area from the North Sea in Belgium to the Chemin Des Dames down in France.
That had not been so in 1917, when General Robert Nivelle ordered a massive assault on Chemin des Dames, during the Second Battle of the Aisne.
He fought at Reims and Saint Quentin but was shot in the knee at Chemin Des Dames and sent home.
One wonders why he was not sacked then the way Nivelle was after Chemin des Dames.
The map is set in Chemin des Dames which stretches 30 kilometers long.

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