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Memorial General S.H. Spoor

This monument, in the National Remembrance Park Roermond, commemorates General Simon Hendrik Spoor, supreme commander of the Dutch Forces in the Dutch Indies from 1947 to his death (heart failure) on 25 May 1949.

During World War II, he was active in the Dutch Indies, after his escape, he became commander of the Dutch Intelligence Service in SouthEast Asia (Netherlands Forces Intelligence Service).

He is buried on the Menteng Pulo War Cemetery in Jakarta.

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