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Dutch War Graves IJmuiden

Duinhof General Cemetery in IJmuiden contains 13 Dutch War Graves.

At the graves stands the memorial-statue ‘De Vallende Man’ which commemorates all Dutch people who died because of the Second World War. The same statue stands on the cemeteries in Rotterdam-Crooswijk and Dordrecht.

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  • Text: Fedor de Vries
  • Photos: Ton Goedhart