Nederlandse Oorlogsgraven Leuchars

Op de Begraafplaats van Leuchars zijn drie Nederlandse Oorlogsgraven uit de Tweede Wereldoorlog. Twee van de slachtoffers, Anton Marie ten Herkel (rechts) en Willem Hijkoop (links), kwamen om toen hun Lockheed Hudson in 1941 neerstortte. Het derde graf is van C.A.F. van Otterloo.

Op de begraafplaats waren meer graven, deze zijn overgebracht naar het Nederlandse ereveld Mill Hill.

Lijst van Nederlanders die dienden op RAF Leuchars en omgekomen zijn:
Ac1 Antoon Bom dutch 320 C Sqd (d. 02/12/1941)
Cpl Eddy Herman Chateau dutch 320 C Sqd (d. 30/08/1941)
Anton Gerhard van Dam dutch (d. 24/10/1943)
F/Lt. Klaas Deen dutch 320 C Sqd (d. 30/08/1941)
P/O Jan Dirk Dolman dutch 320 C Sqd (d. 02/12/1941)
Jan Pieter Frowein dutch 320 C Sqd (d. 18/08/1941)
L/C NicodÍme "Nelis" Guilonard dutch 206 B Sqd (d. 21/04/1945)
Sgt. Hubertus Johannes Heeren dutch 320 C Sqd (d. 30/08/1941)
F/O. Stephan Hendriks Jansen dutch 320 C Sqd (d. 30/08/1941)
Pilot U/T Anton Marie ten Herkel dutch 320 C Sqd (d. 10/08/1941)
Pilot U/T Willem Hijkoop dutch 320 C Sqd (d. 10/08/1941)
Ac2 Felix Alfonse Hurk, van der dutch 320 C Sqd (d. 18/08/1941)
Carel Arnold (Ad) Langelaar dutch 320 C Sqd (d. 18/08/1941)
Cpl Hendrikus Wilhelmus de Lijn dutch 320 C Sqd (d. 02/12/1941)
Lac Paulus Jacobus Christiaan van der Linden dutch 320 C Sqd (d. 30/08/1941)
Cpl Hendrikus Johannes Moll ON, BEMx. Dutch 320 C Sqd (d. 30/08/1941)
Ac2 Krijn van Os dutch 320 C Sqd (d. 30/08/1941)
Jan Peetoom dutch 320 C Sqd (d. 18/08/1941)
F/Lt Henri Carlo Prager dutch 320 C Sqd (d. 30/08/1941)
Lac Ary Antoon Recourt dutch 320 C Sqd (d. 30/08/1941)
Ac2 Romke Smidt dutch 320 C Sqd (d. 30/08/1941)
Sgt Klasinus van Tongeren BL, DFM. Dutch 320 C Sqd (d. 02/12/1941)
Jacobus Gijsbertus Uljee ON, BEMx. Dutch 320 C Sqd (d. 18/08/1941)
F/O Jacobus Weber dutch 320 C Sqd (d. 30/08/1941)

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  • Tekst: Paul Bosman
  • Foto's: Paul Bosman