Memorial

Jean Burgers Jean Burgers

Plaque: Jean Burgers

Here stayed Jean Burgers (1917 - 1944)
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Hero of the resistance, national commander of Group 'G', executed at Buchenwald, 6 September 1944.

Original inscription:

ICI DEMEURA
JEAN BURGERS
(1917 - 1944)
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HEROS DE LA RESISTANCE
COMMANDANT NATIONAL DU GROUPE 'G'
EXECUTÉ A BUCHENWALD LE 6-9-44

In the top left corner of the lower half of the plaque is a 'G' encircling a Roman soldier's plumed helmet, presumably the symbol of Group 'G'.

Site: Jean Burgers (1 memorial)

1180, rue de la Seconde Reine, 21

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Jean Burgers

Born Bruxelles. Civil engineer and electrical mechanic at the Free Universit...

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