Monument voor Vermisten van mei ’40 - Rhenen, NL
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N 51° 57.357 E 005° 36.020
31U E 678675 N 5759332
Quick Description: This memorial on the Dutch Military Field of Honor Grebbeberg commemorates the soldiers who fell in May 1940, whose grave location is unknown.
Location: Gelderland, Netherlands
Date Posted: 12/16/2021 8:15:42 AM
Waymark Code: WM15DW4
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member nvtriker
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Long Description:
"The monument to the missing of May 1940 on the Grebbeberg Military Field of Honor in Rhenen consists of a natural stone memorial plaque, supported on five unequal pieces of stone. The plaque bears an image of the Dutch lion and the names of 138 persons who fell in the May days of 1940: 102 soldiers of the Royal Netherlands Army and 36 soldiers of the Royal Navy.

The text on the plate reads:

"IN THE MEMORY OF THE FALLEN"
IN THE MAY DAYS OF 1940
WHICH NO TOMB LOCATION IS EVIDENT." "
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