Memorial Gerrit van der Veenstreet 76

The monument at the corner Gerrit van der Veenstreet / Beethovenstreet in Amsterdam is a commemorative plaque.
Text on the plaque:

GERRIT-JAN VAN DER VEEN
BORN IN AMSTERDAM 16-11-1902. WAS SCULPTOR.
LEADING FIGURE IN THE ARTISTS-RESISTANCE. PARTICIPATED IN THE ATTACK ON THE POPULATION REGISTRY IN AMSTERDAM ON 27-03-1943.
WAS ON 5-1-1944 SERIOUSLY INJURED IN THE ATTACK ON THE HOUSE
OF DETENTION ON THE WETERINGSCHANS. SHORT TIME AFTER THAT, HE WAS ARRESTED. ON 10-06-1944 HE WAS EXECUTED IN OVERVEEN.

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