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Liberation Memorial Vlaardingen

The liberation memorial is a statue with three bronze figures, one man, one woman and a child. They stand on a pedestal of over one meter high.

The pedestal contains the text:
'Honorary our fighters 1940-1945'[/ i]

The memorial is surrounded by a stone wall.

The statue stands on the Verploegh Chasseplein in Vlaardingen. Here is also the commemoration of the war casualties held each year on 4 May..

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  • Text: Pieter Schlebaum
  • Photos: Dick de Bruijne (1, 3, 4), Pieter Schlebaum (2)