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Louis Van Thyn
Birth: Jul. 6, 1919, Netherlands
Death: Aug. 27, 2008
Shreveport
Caddo Parish
Louisiana, USA

Veteran of the Dutch army in World War II; survived imprisonment in Auschwitz. Father of Shreveport Journal Sports Editor and later Shreveport Times Sports Editor Nico Van Thyn. Worked in the oilfield supply business in Shreveport many years and was active in death camp survivors and remembrance circles. 
 
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 Spouses:
  Estella Halverstad Van Thijn (1921 - 1942)
  Rozette Lopes-Dias Van Thyn (1921 - 2010)
 
Inscription:
Beloved husband, father, opa
1919-2008
Attached plaque: Holocaust survivor
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Shreveport
Caddo Parish
Louisiana, USA
Plot: Masonic Rest, lot 107
 
Created by: John Andrew Prime
Record added: Aug 27, 2008
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