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Memorial Executions 22 January 1945

On this location, 20 prisoners were shot by the Germans as a reprisal measurement, on 22 January 1945. It was the largest mass execution in Friesland in World War II.

The names of the victims:
D. Adler
H. Blaauw
H. Boersema
J.W. Bukers
J. van Dijken
J. Duursma
A. Frensdorf
H.I. van Gelder
A. Heijdenrijk
L. Hulshoff
H.F.W. Krohne
H. Krolis
H. Lommert
E. Meinsma
W. Moorman
G. Postma
J. Ruinen
A.E. Sachs
F. Walters
H. Woldring

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Source

  • Text: Jan Siderius & Reinder Postma
  • Photos: Jan Siderius