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Freedom Tree May 1945

Freedom Tree May 1945
After the Second World War, commemorative trees were placed in residential areas to commemorate the liberation in 1945.
In the Cornelis Mertensstraat in Utrecht stands such a tree surrounded by a metal frame with the text:
Freedom Tree May 1945

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  • Text: Traces of War
  • Photos: Erik Jan de Bos