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Memorial Pastor Bastiaansen

Monument for Pastor Petrus Norbertus Bastiaansen, because of his great merits for St. Willebrord. Bastiaansen was pastor of Sint Willebrord from 1895 to 1944, until he died in the liberation of the village on October 29, 1944. He was struck by a grenade while walking in his garden praying.

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  • Photos: Nanny Bierkens Brouwers