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In 1915 Belgians started digging a trench along the west bank of the river.

The Trench of Death near Diksmuide remained the heart of the Belgian resistance until the successful Anglo-Belgian offensive called the Battle of Flanders began on 28 September 1918

Visiting the Trench of Death is free

The Trench of Death is open from 9 am-12:30 pm and 1-5 pm from April 1 to September 30. Outside of these dates it is only open on weekends.

Address: From Diksmuide, take the Ijzerdijk north for 1.5 k

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  • Written May 3, 2009
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