Dutch War Graves Jewish Cemetery Toepad

At the Jewish cemetery on the Toepad in Rotterdam are two War graves.
The graves are registered by the Dutch War Graves Commission.

Text on the graves:
REST HERE
OUR DEAR SON AND BROTHER
RAPHA╦L AWERBACH
KILLED IN ACTION
FOR THE FATHERLAND
13 MAY 1940
IN THE EARLY AGE
FOR 21 YEARS
HE REST IN PEACE
SOLDIER
VBD.A.II DIV.
BORN. 20-06-1918

REST HERE OUR DEAR SON
MARCEL TURKSMA
WORKING AS PHARMACIST ASSISTANT AT THE
MILITARY PHARMACY IN ROTTERDAM
DECEASED IN SERVICE FOR THE
FATHERLAND ON
TUESDAY 14 MEI 1940
ON THE AGE OF 23 YEARS

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Source

  • Text: TracesOfWar.com
  • Photos: TracesOfWar.com