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50th Infantry Division (German Empire)

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The 50th Infantry Division (50.Infanterie-Division) was a formation of the Imperial German Army during World War I. The division was formed on March 10, 1915, from units taken from other divisions or newly raised. [1]

11 relations: Battle of Verdun, Fort Vaux, German Army (German Empire), German Empire, Second Battle of the Aisne, Spring Offensive, Westphalia, World War I, 13th Division (German Empire), 14th Division (German Empire), 14th Reserve Division (German Empire).

Battle of Verdun

The Battle of Verdun (Bataille de Verdun,, Schlacht um Verdun), fought from 21 February to 18 December 1916, was the largest and longest battle of the First World War on the Western Front between the German and French armies.

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Fort Vaux

Fort Vaux, in Vaux-Devant-Damloup, Meuse, France was built from 1881–1884 for 1,500,000 Francs and housed a garrison of 150 men.

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German Army (German Empire)

The Imperial German Army (Deutsches Heer) was the name given to the combined land and air forces of the German Empire (excluding the Marine-Fliegerabteilung maritime aviation formations of the Imperial German Navy).

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German Empire

The German Empire (Deutsches Kaiserreich, officially Deutsches Reich),Herbert Tuttle wrote in September 1881 that the term "Reich" does not literally connote an empire as has been commonly assumed by English-speaking people.

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Second Battle of the Aisne

The Second Battle of the Aisne (Bataille du Chemin des Dames or Seconde bataille de l'Aisne, 16 April – mid-May 1917) was the main part of the Nivelle Offensive, a Franco-British attempt to inflict a decisive defeat on the German armies in France.

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Spring Offensive

The 1918 Spring Offensive, or Kaiserschlacht (Kaiser's Battle), also known as the Ludendorff Offensive, was a series of German attacks along the Western Front during the First World War, beginning on 21 March 1918, which marked the deepest advances by either side since 1914.

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Westphalia

Westphalia (Westfalen) is a region in northwestern Germany and one of the three historic parts of the state of North Rhine-Westphalia.

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World War I

World War I (often abbreviated as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War, the Great War, or the War to End All Wars, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918.

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13th Division (German Empire)

The 13th Division (13. Division) was a unit of the Prussian/German Army.

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14th Division (German Empire)

The 14th Division (14. Division) was a unit of the Prussian/German Army.

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14th Reserve Division (German Empire)

The 14th Reserve Division (14. Reserve-Division) was a unit of the Imperial German Army in World War I. The division was formed on the mobilization of the German Army in August 1914.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/50th_Infantry_Division_(German_Empire)

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