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Dutch War Graves Special Cemetery Bierum

At the Special Cemetery in Bierum are two graves of Resistance Fighters who died in World War II.
These are the graves of:

Aldert Derk Omta, Farmer, Resistance fighter, died in Bierum, 09-09-1944, age 65
Gerardus Elema, Farmer, Resistance fighter, died in Groningen, 22-04-1945, age 38.

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  • Photos: Nico Nienhuis