Re: Who buried the deceased after Liberation in the Netherlands #holocaust


Molly Staub
 

Try the Margraten Cemetery near Maastricht, the Netherlands, where G I s were buried. The  Dutch were so grateful to have been liberated by Americans, that each gravestone has been adopted by a Dutch family. They visit annually and care for the site. When I mentioned that there were so few Stars of David among the crosses, I was told the Jewish families had their relatives exhumed and reburied in consecrated ground. However, their names are honored in the on-site memorial.

 Molly Staub  <staubmolly@...>

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