Verhalen

Into the unknown

evacuation

The first evacuations took place in Scheveningen. The operation began with houses near the beach and harbour in June 1942....

Into the unknown

evacuation

The first evacuations took place in Scheveningen. The operation began with houses near the beach and harbour in June 1942....

Paperwork

evacuation

It was the Wehrmacht and the Waffen-SS that decided when the evacuation of each section of the city was to...

The Hague and the Atlantic Wall

construction, Seyss-Inquart, evacuation, demolition

From the summer of 1941, Hitler moved ever more troops to fight the Soviet Union on the Eastern Front. At...

The long shadow of the Atlantic Wall

evacuation

The Schellart family had a shop selling office supplies and toys in Valeriusstraat (Duinoord). They rented both the shop and...