|Birth: ||Mar. 24, 1607|
|Death: ||Apr. 29, 1676|
Provincia di Siracusa
Admiral de Ruyter was a great Dutch naval hero who died after battle with the French fleet off Syracuse.
Cause of death: Unsuccessful amputation following a leg wound.
Nieuwe Kerk (New Church)
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Record added: Aug 29, 2000
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After viewing the movie The Admiral, I wanted to look up this man's information, since he was such an inspiration for his country. I was astounded he was as old as he was, and still actively fighting at the time of his death. A true hero.|
Added: Jul. 24, 2016
Added: Jul. 13, 2016
Courage like his is needed today|
Robin Hensley-Smoot T054739
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