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| Title = Belgium
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| OfficialName = Kingdom of Belgium
 
| OfficialName = Kingdom of Belgium
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| Aliases = Belgium
   
 
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===Overview===
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'''Belgium''', officially the '''Kingdom of Belgium''', is a sovereign state in Western [[Europe]]. It is a member of the [[European Union]] houses the the European Parliament in [[Brussels]] it's capital and largest city. The nation is also a member of [[North Atlantic Treaty Organization (Earth-616)|N.A.T.O.]].
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===20th Century===
 
===20th Century===
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During [[World War I]] Belgium was invaded by [[Germany]]. In 1918, they were freed by it's allies.
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In May 1940, during [[World War II]], Belgium was invaded by [[Nazi Germany (Earth-616)|Nazi Germany]].
   
 
In December of 1944, American soldiers [[Hank Kelly (Earth-616)|Combat Kelly]] and [[Cookie Novak (Earth-616)|Cookie Novak]] clashed with [[National Socialist German Workers Party (Earth-616)|Nazi]] soldiers in the region{{r|Combat Kelly #18}}.
 
In December of 1944, American soldiers [[Hank Kelly (Earth-616)|Combat Kelly]] and [[Cookie Novak (Earth-616)|Cookie Novak]] clashed with [[National Socialist German Workers Party (Earth-616)|Nazi]] soldiers in the region{{r|Combat Kelly #18}}.
   
 
In early February, [[1945]], [[Steven Rogers (Earth-616)|Captain America]] and [[James Buchanan Barnes (Earth-616)|Bucky]] also swept through the town of Bastogne in Belgium to help out the GIs. They learned that the village had been overtaken by [[Vampires|vampires]] who had begun feeding on American soldiers. After cutting their way through one vampire after another, they discovered that the vampire progenitor was a Nazi named Helmutt von Schuler. Schuler had in turn been transformed into a vampire by the infamous Baron Blood. The mission proved harrowing for both Captain America and Bucky as they were forced to execute not only vampire soldiers, but children as well{{r|Captain America #601}}
 
In early February, [[1945]], [[Steven Rogers (Earth-616)|Captain America]] and [[James Buchanan Barnes (Earth-616)|Bucky]] also swept through the town of Bastogne in Belgium to help out the GIs. They learned that the village had been overtaken by [[Vampires|vampires]] who had begun feeding on American soldiers. After cutting their way through one vampire after another, they discovered that the vampire progenitor was a Nazi named Helmutt von Schuler. Schuler had in turn been transformed into a vampire by the infamous Baron Blood. The mission proved harrowing for both Captain America and Bucky as they were forced to execute not only vampire soldiers, but children as well{{r|Captain America #601}}
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After WWII the [[Cold War]] began between the [[USA]] and [[USSR]]. Belgium sided with the US and the other democratic nations.
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===Modern Era===
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* Brussels
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* [[Brussels]] {{g|Capital City}}
* Bastogne
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* [[Bastogne]]
* Champignac-en-Cambrousse
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* [[Champignac-en-Cambrousse]]
* Moulinsart
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* [[Moulinsart]]
   
 
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* Tintin & Milou
 
* Spirou & Fantasio
 
 
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* http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Belgium
 
* http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Belgium
 
 
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[[Category:Countries]]
 
[[Category:Countries]]

Revision as of 10:03, July 28, 2016

History

Overview

Belgium, officially the Kingdom of Belgium, is a sovereign state in Western Europe. It is a member of the European Union houses the the European Parliament in Brussels it's capital and largest city. The nation is also a member of N.A.T.O..

20th Century

During World War I Belgium was invaded by Germany. In 1918, they were freed by it's allies.

In May 1940, during World War II, Belgium was invaded by Nazi Germany.

In December of 1944, American soldiers Combat Kelly and Cookie Novak clashed with Nazi soldiers in the region[1].

In early February, 1945, Captain America and Bucky also swept through the town of Bastogne in Belgium to help out the GIs. They learned that the village had been overtaken by vampires who had begun feeding on American soldiers. After cutting their way through one vampire after another, they discovered that the vampire progenitor was a Nazi named Helmutt von Schuler. Schuler had in turn been transformed into a vampire by the infamous Baron Blood. The mission proved harrowing for both Captain America and Bucky as they were forced to execute not only vampire soldiers, but children as well[2]

After WWII the Cold War began between the USA and USSR. Belgium sided with the US and the other democratic nations.

Modern Era

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Points of Interest

See Also

Links and References

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