Text on the plaque:

DURING THE 2nd WORLD WAR IN THE NIGHT OF
2 ON 3 JANUARY 1943 FROM THIS CITY HALL
THE POPULATION REGISTRY WAS STOLEN.
THIS ACT OF DEFIANCE WAS THE FIRST IN A SERIES
OF SIMILAR ACTIONS DURING THE WAR DONE
IN HOLLAND.
IN THIS WAY A LOT OF DUTCH PEOPLE WERE SAVED
FROM THE TYRANNY OF THE OCCUPIER.

THOSE WHO DID THIS WERE:

M.MEBIUS EN J. VAN ROEKEL
H. SIJNJA EN Y. VAN DER WAL.

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Source

  • Text: Anneke Moerenhout
  • Photos: Anneke Moerenhout