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Fort bij Aalsmeer

The "Fort bij Aalsmeer (Fort at Aalsmeer)", model A, was completed in 1905 as part of the Stelling van Amsterdam (Defence Line of Amsterdam, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site).

The fort was mobilized both in 1914-1918 and in 1940.

Nowaday it houses the CRASH Luchtoorlog- en Verzetsmuseum '40-'45.

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  • Text: Fedor de Vries
  • Photos: Arjan Vrieze (1, 2), Dick de Bruijne (3, 4)