HAGELAARS, Adrianus Josephus

Rank: 
Private
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Dutch Forces
Service: 
Army
Born: 
Sunday, March 5, 1922
Died : 
Thursday, October 5, 1944
Killed in action or died of wounds

Pte. Hagelaars, who served in 2 (Dutch) troop of the Commando,  died at Eindhoven.  At the time of his death  Pte. Hagelaars was attached to the staff of Prince Bernhard of the Netherlands as part of his body guardHe was the recipient of the Kruis van Verdienste (Cross of Merit gallantry award Holland).  (Source: Dutch Commando Museum.)

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