Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
Joods Verzetsmonument /Jewish Resistance Monument
בשנות ת”ש - תש”ה
Ter herinnering aan het verzet
van de joodse burgers
gevallen in 1940-1945
5700 - 5705
In memory of the resistance by Jewish citizens, killed in 1940-1945.
Location. 52° 22.057′ N, 4° 53.933′ E. Marker is in Amsterdam, North Holland. Marker is at the intersection of Amstel and Zwanenburgwal, on the left when traveling north on Amstel. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Amstel 1, Amsterdam, North Holland 1011, Netherlands.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Benedictus de Spinoza (1632-1677), Amsterdammer, Filosoof/Philosopher (within shouting distance of this marker); Jacobus Henricus van 't Hoff (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Hendrick de Keyser (about 120 meters away); Doelentoren (about 210 meters away); Elisabeth van Oostenrijk / Empress Elisabeth of Austria Museum Willet-Holthuysen (about 210 meters away); Walter Süskind (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Franz Liszt (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Amsterdam.
More about this marker. The "5700 - 5705" on the marker are the years in the Jewish Calendar corresponding to 1940-45, the years of the German occupation of Amsterdam. The monument was designed by J.J. Glatt.
Also see . . . Jewish resistance in German-occupied Europe (Wikipedia). (Submitted on December 17, 2016.)
Categories. • Churches & Religion • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on December 17, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 17, 2016, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 196 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 17, 2016, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.