Militaire Erebegraafplaats Grebbeberg ( Rhenen)

Dutch War cemetery "Militaire ereveld Grebbeberg"
Here are buried the soldiers that where killed in action in the first day's of the
war in the Netherlands May 1940, it is known as the battle of the Grebbestelling.
In 1952 the cemetery was placed under the oorlogsgravenstichting.

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In this cemetery are buried the remains of more then 750 Dutch soldiers.

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The two headstones above are from two soldiers from my hometown
and where buried here in 1940

The one below is also from Almelo but was brought to this cemetery in the 1980's
he was till then buried in Almelo on the general cemetery.

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Some memorials that are placed on this cemetery.

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2001 The Hins