May 10th 2005
of the German attack on the Ypenburg
Airfield on May 10th 1940.
The 1st Armoured Car Squadron - 1 E. Paw.
- was heavily engaged in the battle on
and round the airfield. Nine men were
awarded a medal for their brave actions.
The M38 armoured car presented by the
Irish Army to the Dutch Cavalry in 1982
was present at the commemoration.
Now here you can see a
short original film made in1939