Op wednesday 7 october 2020 we went to Oosterbeek and had lunch, bought books at bookstore Meijer & Siegers and visited the impressive Airborne cemetery in Oosterbeek.
|Books bought at bookstore Meijer & Siegers|
Lunch in restaurant Schoonoord, during the fighting in September 1944 British emergency hospital (Dressing Station) and after the war meeting place for veterans.
|In 2009 I took this picture of the veterans room in restaurant Schoonoord. This room is no longer there now that there are hardly any veterans anymore.|
|Then we visited the impressive Airborne cemetery.|
The Airborne War Cemetery is a military cemetery, located on
the Van Limburg Stirumweg in the Dutch town of Oosterbeek.
Officially this cemetery is called Arnhem Oosterbeek War
Cemetery. The cemetery is managed by the Commonwealth War Graves
|Then we also visited the opposite located General Cemetery and the Air Despatch monument a little further down the road.|
|View from the Air Despatch monument on the Airborne cemetery.|
|Information board about the beautiful nature reserves MariŽndaal, Boschveld and Lichtenbeek.|