Text on the plaque:
September 1944
The Battle of Arnhem

In the thick of the fighting,
when a patrol of five
Airborne warriors was
standing by this Lime tree,
a mortar shell hit the place.

Only Mark Leaver survived.
Staff Sgt. G Squadron
Glider Pilot Regiment
*20.01.1920 31.10.2000

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Source

  • Text: Alex Ossel
  • Photos: Alex Ossel (1) & Addy Boers (2)

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