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Goossens, Hendrikus Abraham Waldemar.

    Date of birth:
    November 19th, 1909 (Willem I, Dutch Indies)
    Date of death:
    May 13th, 1973 ('s-Gravenhagen/Zuid-Holland, the Netherlands)
    Nationality:
    Dutch (1815-present, Kingdom)

    Biography

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    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Rank:
    Luitenant-ter-Zee 1e Klasse (Lieutenant-Commander)
    Unit:
    H.N.L.M.S. Zwaardvisch, Onderzeedienst, Koninklijke Marine
    Awarded on:
    December 8th, 1944
    Details:
    Royal decree no.7
    Ridder vierde klasse der Militaire Willems Orde (MWO.4)
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Rank:
    Luitenant-ter-Zee 1e Klasse (Lieutenant-Commander)
    Awarded on:
    April 5th, 1945
    Distinguished Service Order (DSO)
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Rank:
    Luitenant-ter-Zee 1e Klasse (Lieutenant-Commander)
    Unit:
    H.N.L.M.S. Zwaardvisch, Onderzeedienst, Koninklijke Marine
    Awarded on:
    June 26th, 1945
    Bronzen Kruis (BK)
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Rank:
    Luitenant-ter-Zee 1e Klasse (Lieutenant-Commander)
    Awarded on:
    July 1946
    Legion of Merit - Officer (LoM - O)

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