"killed between Mons and Paschendaele"
Stretcher bearers in the mud of Passchendaele
Public DomainStretcher bearers in the mud of Passchendaele - Credit: Lt. J.W. Brooke

Mons and Passchendaele were two First World War battles.

The Battle of Mons was the first major conflict of the war; it took place in August 1914.

The Battle of Passchendaele (also known as The Third Battle of Ypres) is the name given to a series of military operations which took place between July and November, 1917.