Alsen sentence example
- In 1864 the Prussians under Herwarth von Bittenfeld took Alsen, which was occupied by 9000 Danish troops under Steinmann, thus bringing the Danish war to a close.
- Since 1870 Alsen has been fortified.
- The coast of the Baltic, on the other hand, possesses few islands, the chief being Alsen and Fehmarn off the coast of Schleswig-Holstein, and Rtigen off Pomerania.
- The islands of Alsen and Fehmarn are separated from the coast by narrow channels.Advertisement