May 8 1945 / 8 Mei 1945

May 8 1945 / 8 Mei 1945 (HM1ZL7)

Location: Haarlem, Noord-Holland 2011 RD Haarlem
Country: Netherlands
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N 52° 22.878', E 4° 38.082'

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May 8 1945

On this date the Hastings & Prince Edward Regiment and the Royal Canadian Regiment, both part of the 1st Canadian Infantry Brigade, took the surrender of the German occupational forces in the area of Haarlem, IJmuiden and Zandvoort and restored liberty to the citizens of the area.
8 Mei 1945

Op deze datum hebben het Hastings en Prins Edward Regiment en het Koninklijk Canadese Infanterie Brigade, beiden als een onderdeel van de Eerste Canadese Infanterie Brigade, de overgave van het duitse bezettings leger aangenommen en vrijheid hersteld voor de burgers van Haarlem, IJmuiden en Zandvoort.
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Presented by the Canadian Veterans on the 8 May 1995
Aangeboden door de Canadese Veteranen op 8 Mei 1995
HM NumberHM1ZL7
Year Placed1995
Placed ByThe Canadian Veterans
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Date Added Monday, July 10th, 2017 at 3:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)30U E 388736 N 5804706
Decimal Degrees52.38130000, 4.63470000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 52° 22.878', E 4° 38.082'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds52° 22' 52.6800" N, 4° 38' 4.9200" E
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Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2 Grote Markt, Haarlem Noord-Holland 2011 RD, NL
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