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Memorial Killed Resistance Members

This memorial commemorates 7 resistance fighters who were arrested on 21 July 1944 and who died in a concentration camp.

Their names were:
Redemptorist Bernard Baars
Sjeng Bisschoff
Huub Hamers
Chaplain Huub Houben
Sjeng van Houtem
Emile Merckelbach
Chaplain Leo Penders

Three others who were also arrested survived the camps.

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  • Text: Fedor de Vries
  • Photos: Fedor de Vries