WWII memorial Jutphaas - Nieuwegein - The Netherlands
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member eikenboom
N 52° 02.263 E 005° 05.602
31U E 643582 N 5767301
Quick Description: memorial dedicated to al linhabitants of Jutphaas killed in WWII
Location: Utrecht, Netherlands
Date Posted: 6/27/2009 1:46:56 PM
Waymark Code: WM6NMC
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member GT.US
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Long Description:
This monument is situated at the Nedereindse Weg, in the yard of the local church.

It has been molested a few times, lastly days before the memorial of 4 May 2009, but has been repaired in time for the memorial service.

The monument portrays a female holding a pigeon as a sign for peace, three shackled female figures on the left and three liberated female figures on the right.

In the center the etxt reads :

1940 1945
Fallen in combat
W.O.T. Jankowski
Polish pilot servicing at the RAF
Th.P.J. van Genderen
Th. Hanselaar
L.C. Kerkhof
A. Kros
War victims
J. Streefkerk
J.J. Hoveling
J.J.H. van Ee
F.A. Luiten
W. Spies
Date of Dedication: 5/4/1949

Property Permission: Public

Access instructions: visible from the street

Website for Waymark: [Web Link]

Location of waymark:
Nedereindse Weg
Nieuwegein, The Netherlands


Commemoration: the inhabitants of Jutphaas killed in WWII

Access times: Not listed

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