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Six, Jhr. Pieter Jacob

Date of birth:
April 5th, 1895 (Amsterdam, the Netherlands)
Date of death:
April 27th, 1986 ('s Graveland, the Netherlands)
Nationality:
Dutch (1815-present, Kingdom)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Tijdelijk reserve-kolonel.
Unit:
Wapen der Cavalerie
Awarded on:
August 24th, 1946
Details:
Royal decree no.4
Ridder vierde klasse der Militaire Willems Orde (MWO.4)
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Tijdelijk reserve-kolonel.
Unit:
Wapen der Cavalerie
Details:
For exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of oustanding service as leader of a resistance group in the Netherlands. Colonel Six assisted the Deputy Commander of the Interior Forces of the Netherlands in the organization and fusion of all groups and then became leader and commander of all armed resistance personnel with special tasks, an assignment which he discharged with great distinction.
Legion of Merit - Legionnaire (LoM)

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