This Memorial recalls the 'Flee of Breda'. On May 12th 1940 the residents of Breda had to flee because Breda threatened to be a battlefield. The fighting between the Germans and the Dutch with the French were at that time around Breda. In the Flee of Breda were 112 deaths.
Text on the memorial: MAY 1940
The Memorial was designed by Hein Koreman and was revealed in 1957.
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- Text: TracesOfWar.nl
- Photos: Dick de Bruijne (1, 2, 3, 5), Jeroen Koppes (4)