Memorial Gate of Liberation Bergeijk

This memorial is located near the border crossing of the Netherlands and Belgium.

The text on the memorial reads:
On September 11, 1944 the first Allied reconnaissance unit of the Second Household Cavalry Regiment put the first foot on Dutch soil. On September 17 followed the penetration in the context of Market Garden. From 20 to September 21, the Royal Dutch Princess Irene Brigade moved along this port back into the homeland.

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  • Text: Erik v/d Reek
  • Photos: Jhonny Bastiaensen

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