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Dutch War Graves Roman Catholic Cemetery Boven-Leeuwen

On the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Boven-Leeuwen are two Dutch War Graves of resistance fighters. There is a single grave and a double grave.

In the single grave lies Gerardus Marinus van Kampen, Gerrit participated in the April / May-strike in 1943 and was due to his part in this strike executed on May 5th 1943 in Arnhem.

In the double grave are the brothers Theodorus and Jan van Mourik. Both brothers were executed on March 23th 1945 because of their participation in the resistance in the Netherlands.

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  • Text: TracesOfWar.nl
  • Photos: Lennard Bolijn

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