|Birth: ||Apr. 30, 1920, Netherlands|
|Death: ||Oct. 6, 2006, Netherlands|
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ONCE A MARINE......ALWAYS A MARINE ! QUA PATET ORBIS !
Andries Hendrik van ZOMEREN was born in Holland ( Europe) on April 30th.- 1920.
Short before Worldwar II He joined the Royal Dutch Marine Corps, this Marine Corps is founded December 10th.-1665 !
In the year 1953 He was my Instructor on the Royal Dutch Navy School for Communications in the rank of Sergeant.
He retired in the year 1970 as Captain Royal Dutch Marines.
Decorated with the following Medals of Honor:
Silver Medal of Honor of Orange-Nassau.
War Memory Cross with 2 Clips.
Silver Medal for 24 years Service.
Medal of Honor " For Peace and Order " for His service in
the former Dutch Dominion: Dutch East-Indies, now called the Republic Indonesia.
He was a very symphatic Person and a real " IRON " Marine !
Andries died October 6th.-2006 in His Home Village RIJSWIJK near The HAGUE (Holland).
Cremated in Crematory "Eikelenburg " in RIJSWIJK.
Rust in Vrede...U bent NIET vergeten !
Rest in Peace.....you are NOT forgotten !
Please pray for Andries and donate flowers for Him.
PLEASE DO NOT ADD ANY MUSIC OR PICTURES. THANK YOU !
My very dear Friend,Karen Blankenship has sponsored this Memorial.
KAREN, THANK YOU VERY MUCH ! GREAT !
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
Specifically: Cremated in Crematory "Eikelenburg " in Rijswijk-Holland
Created by: Henk J. Orie
Record added: Dec 31, 2006
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