- Second World War (1939-1945)
- Advocaat, Verzetstrijder (Resistance fighter)
- Awarded on:
- May 7th, 1946
"For in dangerous circumstances having shown courage, initiative, obstinacy, sacrifice and dedication in the battle against the oppresser of the Dutch independence and keeping up spritual freedom, and so honoring in him one of the ways of resistance, that was shown in its many forms from 15th May 1940 until 5th May 1945 in growing manner inflicting damage to the enemies cause and having contributed in an unforgettable way to the liberation of the homeland."
Royal Decree No. 17, dated 7th May 1946.