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War Memorial Dinteloord

(Netherlands, the - North Brabant - Dinteloord)

The memorial was placed at the Raadhuisplein with a bronze plaque.

The memorial exists of a bronze statue group of a standing men figure, a kneeling women figure and a lying down child figure. The statue is a symbol for the pain that World War Two caused. The desperate woman grieves for a lost or wounded child, the man tries to comfort her and points out to a future in freedom.

The memorial was found in memory of the 55 fellow citizens who died in the occupation years by acts of war.

The text on the memorial reads:
In memory of all victims in our community 1940 - 1945

Source

  • Text: Ties van der Broek
  • Photos: Anneke Moerenhout (1,2,3,4) & Ties van der Broek (5)

Address and contactinformation

Address:
Raadhuisplein
Dinteloord
WWII grade:
100%
Rating:
40%

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