The town was extensivly damaged during Battle of Verdun, which was was fought from 21 February to 18 December 1916.
The bridge on the extreme left is Pont Chaussée over the river Meuse. The building at the southend of the bridge is the City gate - external link
The building on left on the otherside of the river is Hotel Les Jardins du Mess - external link
The bridge on extreme right is Pont Fernand Legay
GM 3D - external link