Gedenkzuil van het 8ste R.I. - Rhenen NL
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dreamhummie
N 51° 57.325 E 005° 35.989
31U E 678641 N 5759272
Quick Description: Memorial column of the 8th R.I. (8th Regiment Infantry) located located at Grebbeberg Field of Honour Grebbeweg 123 in Rhenen, The Netherlands.
Location: Utrecht, Netherlands
Date Posted: 9/4/2021 2:19:21 AM
Waymark Code: WM14WZ1
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member 3l diesel
Views: 5

Long Description:
"The memorial column of the 8th R.I. on the Grebbeberg Military Field of Honour in Rhenen is a concrete memorial column, on which the names of the fallen soldiers are engraved. In the column a certificate has been cemented.

The text on the column reads:
'DEN VADERLANT GHETROUWE'.

The text on the certificate reads:
'8th REGIMENT INFANTERY.
NAMES OF THOSE WHO FELL
FOR THE FATHERLAND
10 - 15 MAY 1940'.

Below are the names of 208 victims."
Date of Dedication: 1/1/1952

Property Permission: Public

Access instructions: From sunrise to sunset.

Location of waymark:
Grebbeweg 123
Rhenen, Utrecht, The Netherlands
3911AV


Commemoration: Fallen soldiers of the 8th Regiment Infantry.

Access times: Not listed

Website for Waymark: Not listed

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