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The Netherlands
Korean War

The Netherlands War Memorial

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History

The Korean War monument is located in the Crooswijk General Cemetery in Rotterdam. The memorial commemorates the Dutch forces’ participation in the Korean War. The memorial consists of a red three-piece granite wall monument. On the center section of the wall are the names of the soldiers killed in action, a dedication statement, and the Taegeuk symbol. On the left section is a unit patch of the Nederlands Detachement Verenigde Naties (Netherlands Detachment United Nations) and on the right section is a unit patch of the U.S. Army 2nd Infantry Division.


The Netherlands veterans statistics

Soldiers Sent
5,322
Killed
120
Wounded
645
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