Nijmegen History House and FW211 Memorial Ceremony

The Petruskerk in Hees
Damaged in a prior incident

This picture is from the Nijmegen History House…

http://www.huisvandenijmeegsegeschiedenis.nl/info/Oorlogsleed_in_Hees

That site is hosted by the helpful Nijmegen Archive…

http://www2.nijmegen.nl/wonen/oudste_stad/Archief

Here’s a picture of the Petruskerk today…

(photo Willem Nabuurs)

The date for the Memorial Service is now set. It’s to be held on Thursday 25th September 2014 (25/9/14) in Nijmegen. Three members of 320 (Dutch) Squadron

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/No._320_(Netherlands)_Squadron_RAF

who worked closely alongside 98 and 180 Squadrons, are due to attend (kudos to Mr. Everard Bakker!). If you have any connection with RAF 98 or 180 or 320 Squadrons or Operation Market Garden in general…

http://militaryhistory.about.com/od/worldwarii/a/marketgarden.htm

it’s time to make a move, old bean…!

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