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Gen Anthonie M. Luyk

Gen Anthonie M. Luyk

Birth
Netherlands
Death 10 Mar 1990 (aged 76)
Netherlands
Burial Unknown, Specifically: Local Hometown Cemetery
Memorial ID 15054024 · View Source
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PLEASE DO NOT ADD ANY MUSIC OR PICTURES TO THIS MEMORIAL !

ONCE A MARINE...........ALWAYS A MARINE !

" QUA PATET ORBIS "

Anthonie M. LUYK was born August 15th.-1913 in The HAGUE - HOLLAND.

From the year 1934 untill 1945 He served as Reserve Infantry Officer.

July 1th.-1945 He joined the ROYAL DUTCH MARINE CORPS as A Captain Royal Marines.

January 1th.1947 promoted: MAJOR

June 1th.-1956 promoted: LIEUTENANT-COLONEL

January 1th.-1963 promoted: COLONEL

February 16th.-1967 promoted: GENERAL-MAJOR and COMMANDER of THE ROYAL DUTCH MARINE CORPS (FOUNDED DECEMBER 10th.-1665 !) Retired April 10th.-1970.

He was an IRON ROYAL MARINE in the best tradition of the
Royal Dutch Marine Corps.

Proud Bearer of many High Decorations.

General LUYK died March 10th.-1990 in His Hometown,The HAGUE - HOLLAND and buried on the Local Cemetery.

Rest in Peace General, your Marines will never forget you !

Please pray for the General and donate Flowers for Him.

ATTENTION PLEASE:
The City The HAGUE in Dutch is called s'Gravenhage !
HOLLAND means the same as The NETHERLANDS !

PLEASE NO ADDITION OF MUSIC AND PICTURES! THANK YOU!

Many THANKS to my dear Friend from the United Kingdom,
Debi Dallimore,for sponsoring this Memorial!











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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Gen Anthonie M. Luyk (15 Aug 1913–10 Mar 1990), Find A Grave Memorial no. 15054024, ; Maintained by Henk J. Orie (contributor 46531808) Unknown, who reports a Local Hometown Cemetery.