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Liberation Memorial Mierlo-Hout

This monument commemorates the liberation of Mierlo-Hout on 22 September 1944. The monument was unveiled on 22 September 2011, 67 years after the liberation of the village.

Citizens of Mierlo-Hout who died during the war:
Alexander Heldens, 03-12-1881 - 24-05-1940
Frans van de Kimmenade, 27-08-1898 - 24-05-1940
Sjef Spoormakers, 04-08-1894 - 24-05-1940
Harrie Smits, 28-08-1910 - 24-05-1940
Zuster Grada Roefs, 11-05-1915 - 15-11-1943
Henriėtte van Wetten, 02-12-1924 - 01-09-1944
Wimke van Wetten, 05-04-1937 - 01-09-1944
Jan van Berlo, 03-04-1920 - 22-09-1944
Frans Cornuijt, 16-04-1880 - 22-09-1944
Mari Raijmakers, 16-03-1934 - 23-09-1944
Jan Keijzers, 15-05-1927 - 25-10-1944
Harrie Mikkers, 30-11-1917 - 02-07-1944
Tinie Kanters, 25-05-1934 - 23-12-1944

British soldiers who died liberating Mierlo-Hout
Pte. Phillip Davies, 17-03-1925 - 22-09-1944
Pte. James Ion, 09-11-1922 - 22-09-1944
2e Lt. Bruce John Millar, 14-11-1923 - 22-09-1944
and the unknown soldiers

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Source

  • Text: Jeroen Koppes
  • Photos: Jeroen Koppes

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