Pictures of war memorials I made on my battlefield tours. But in my neighborhood are war memorials too. And in Gieten the crew of a Lancaster bomber are buried who crashed with their Lancaster.
Camp Amersfoort

Arnhem (John Frost bridge)  
 
   
Assen  
  Joods monument in het centrum van Assen. Monument aan de Oranjestraat in Assen herinnert aan de weggevoerde Joden.
Detail of the monument at the Oranjestraat in Assen. The Jewish Memorial in Assen was created by artist Sam Drukker. This memorial commemorates the more than 500 Jewish civilians who were murdered during the Second World War. The monument stands at the beginning of the Oudestraat, near the former synagogue, where many Jews lived before the war. In Cortensteal, the artist, who has a Jewish father, has displayed himself as a squatting man without a prayer carpet.
Detail van het monument aan de Oranjestraat in Assen. Detail of the monument at the Oranjestraat in Assen.
 
The Jewish Memorial in Assen was created by artist Sam Drukker. This memorial commemorates the more than 500 Jewish civilians who were murdered during the Second World War. The monument stands at the beginning of the Oudestraat, near the former synagogue, where many Jews lived before the war. In Cortensteal, the artist, who has a Jewish father, has displayed himself as a squatting man without a prayer carpet. In stone on the right side of the monument the following words are written:
 

"AROUND US HERE WAS  THE AREA WHERE 550 JEWS LIVED. AFTER THE WAR ONLY 25 OF THESE INHABITANTS OF ASSEN RETURNED.
MAY THE MEMORY OF THOSE WHO WENT WARN US NOW AND TOMORROW.''

Monument to the Oranjestraat in Assen that commemorates the deported Jews who lived in the Oranjestraat. Monument to the Oranjestraat in Assen that commemorates the deported Jews who lived in the Oranjestraat.
Monument to the Oranjestraat in Assen that commemorates the deported Jews who lived in the Oranjestraat.
   
Driel  
Monument that commemorates the landing of the Polish paratroopers during Operation Market Garden on September 21, 1944.
Monument that commemorates the landing of the Polish paratroopers during Operation Market Garden on September 21, 1944.  
The monument to Major General Sosabowski in Driel is a white memorial stone on which a circular bronze plaque bearing the image of Major General Sosabowski. The grandson of Major General Sosabowski at the monument of his grandfather in Driel.
The monument to Major General Sosabowski in Driel is a white memorial stone on which a circular bronze plaque bearing the image of Major General Sosabowski.
The grandson of Major General Sosabowski at the monument of his grandfather in Driel.
 
   
Ekehaar  
At Ekehaar, not far from Assen, this monument stands at the place where a lancaster crashed on October 20, 1943. At Ekehaar, not far from Assen, this monument stands at the place where a lancaster crashed on October 20, 1943.
At Ekehaar, not far from Assen, this monument stands at the place where a lancaster crashed on October 20, 1943.
 
Exloo
In the woods near Exloo stands this monument in memory of the dead crew members of a U.S. B-24 Liberator. In the woods near Exloo stands this monument in memory of the dead crew members of a U.S. B-24 Liberator.
In the woods near Exloo stands this monument in memory of the dead crew members of a U.S. B-24 Liberator.
   
Gasselte  
Gasselte plaque in memory of Corporal Fernand Begue, a French paratrooper, who was killed on April 9, 1945 during Operation Amherst. Gasselte plaque in memory of Corporal Fernand Begue, a French paratrooper, who was killed on April 9, 1945 during Operation Amherst.
Gasselte plaque in memory of Corporal Fernand Begue, a French paratrooper, who was killed on April 9, 1945 during Operation Amherst.
   
Ginkelse heide  
The Airborne monument on Ginkel Heath in Ede was unveiled on September 19, 1960 by Major General Urquhart. The monument is a concrete pillar of three meters high. On top of the column is a brass eagle with spread wings. On the sides of the monument are emblems affixed. At first emblem is a winged and crowned parachute symbol, the second emblem the arms of the King's Own Scottish Borderers and the third an emblem depicting a purple Pegasus. At the foot of the hill where the monument is located is a stone plaque. A small column is 15 meters next to a boulder with the inscription: Airborne SEPT.1944 17_18. The Airborne monument on Ginkel Heath in Ede was unveiled on September 19, 1960 by Major General Urquhart. The monument is a concrete pillar of three meters high. On top of the column is a brass eagle with spread wings. On the sides of the monument are emblems affixed. At first emblem is a winged and crowned parachute symbol, the second emblem the arms of the King's Own Scottish Borderers and the third an emblem depicting a purple Pegasus. At the foot of the hill where the monument is located is a stone plaque. A small column is 15 meters next to a boulder with the inscription: Airborne SEPT.1944 17_18.
The Airborne monument on Ginkel Heath in Ede was unveiled on September 19, 1960 by Major General Urquhart. The monument is a concrete pillar of three meters high. On top of the column is a brass eagle with spread wings. On the sides of the monument are emblems affixed. At first emblem is a winged and crowned parachute symbol, the second emblem the arms of the King's Own Scottish Borderers and the third an emblem depicting a purple Pegasus. At the foot of the hill where the monument is located is a stone plaque. A small column is 15 meters next to a boulder with the inscription: Airborne SEPT.1944 17_18.
   
Gieten  
These graves of the killed crew members of a Lancaster bomber on the Gieten cemetary, not far from where the plane crashed on October 21, 1943.

These graves of the killed crew members of a Lancaster bomber on the Gieten cemetary, not far from where the plane crashed on October 21, 1943.

The graves of the dead crew. These tombs are the so-called Commonwealthgraves.

Oorlogsmonument in Gieten, die is geadopteerd door cbs De Marke. Elk jaar vindt hier in april een kranslegging plaats door leerlingen van die school.
  War Memorial in Gieten, which is adopted by cbs De Marke. Every year in April students of that school place a wreath .
   
Groningen Nijmegen
Plaque commemorating the liberation of Groningen by Canadian Forces 13 to 16 April 1945, former front hall, Grote Markt. Monument in the Waal bridge that recalls the resistance fighter Jan van Hoof.

Plaque commemorating the liberation of Groningen by Canadian Forces 13 to 16 April 1945, former front hall, Grote Markt.

Monument in the Waal bridge that recalls the resistance fighter Jan van Hoof.
 
   
Oosterbeek  
   
Westerbouwing