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Commonwealth War Grave s-Gravendeel

s-Gravendeel Old General Cemetery contains one Commonwealth war grave of the Second World War, buried together with Dutch soldiers. A memorial surrounds their graves.
The Commonwealth war grave is from an airman, Flying Officer George W. Slee. He carried out a patrol flight on 11 May 1940 in his Hurricane from 17 Squadron. He was shot down by a Messerschmit Bf109.

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  • Text: Fedor de Vries & Pieter Schlebaum
  • Photos: Dick de Bruijne (1), Fedor de Vries (2, 3)