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26 September 1914

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  • The French town of Bapaume is occupied by German forces. Bapaume is strategically located between Artois and the plains of Flanders on the one┬áside and the valley of the Somme and the Paris basin on the other.
  • The first units of the Indian Expeditionary Force “A” land at Marseilles en route for operations in France. These are the first Indian Army troops to land in France.