WW I and WW II memorial, Steenokkerzeel, Belgium
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member nessie3d & Ynka
N 50° 54.581 E 004° 30.691
31U E 606266 N 5640869
A monument for the casualties of both WW in the centre of the town of Steenokkerzeel.
Waymark Code: WMD6M3
Location: Vlaams-Brabant, Belgium
Date Posted: 11/27/2011
Published By:Groundspeak Premium Member dejf75
Views: 6

Originally erected for the remembrance of the fallen of WWI, the names of the casualties of WWII were added later on.

The names are barely readable, and there are quite few inscripted. Hence the pictures added.

The monument is located near the Saint-Rumoldus church in Steenokkerzeel.
Type of Memorial: Multi-War Memorial

Wars mentioned (Multi-war only):

In Honor Of: The casualties of both WW of the village of Steenokkerzeel

Marker Text:
"Aan onze helden", translated "To our heroes".

Who Put it Here?: local council

Description of Memorial:
It's located at the edge of a car park, close to the church of Saint-Rumoldus in Steenokkerzeel.

Date of dedication: Not listed

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