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War Memorial Wieringerwerf

This war memorial commemorates the inhabitants of the Wieringermeerpolder, who died during the Second World War. The monument is in the form of a sword, which is placed in the ground. Under the Dutch Lion is the text:

I WILL UPHOLD

IN MEMORY OF THEM
THOSE FELL IN THE YEARS
1940 - 1945

The memorial contains the following names:
C. DOUMA, A.C. de GRAAF, G. KINGMA, J. KOOLHAAS, P. PAULUSSE, J. v.d. POL
N.H.F. RIKAART, J. VARKEVISSER, D. ADMIRAAL - COMMANDEUR, J.J. ADMIRAAL.

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