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Western Front

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A collection of battles.

In WW1, it was regarded as a line running from the coast of Belgium down to Switzerland.

Featured such places as the Somme, Ypres, Cambrai & Verdun.

In WW2, (specifically late 1940 till June 5th 1944), the Germans regarded anything vaguely on the left hand edge of Europe as the Western Front, and thus a cushy posting. The Eastern Front, on the other hand .....