Yser sentence example
- of Courtrai, on the Yperlee, a small river flowing into the Yser, both of which have been canalized.
- "DIXMUDE, or in Flemish Dixmuyde, a town in the province of West Flanders, Belgium, on the right bank of the Yser, with a pop. which had risen from 3,278 in 1909 to 3,460 in 1914.
- Dixmude constituted in effect one of the principal points of passage of the Yser and, at the end of Oct.
- 10, by which date, by damming the lower reaches of the Yser and opening the sluices between Dixmude and Nieuport, a large flooded area was placed between the two armies.