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war memorial
By Edition On Friday, April 22nd, 2016

Curaçao commemorates WWII victims

WILLEMSTAD - Curaçao commemorates the victims of World War II with a solemn ceremony at the Monument to the Waaigat on May 4. This year is the centenary of the Curaçao resistance hero George Maduro. Maduro died More...

By Edition On Monday, May 4th, 2015

Royal opening war exhibition

WILLEMSTAD – Former Queen of the Nethelands, Princess Beatrix has officially opened the exhibition “Guerra na Korsou?!” (War in Curaçao). This exhibition gives attention to the role Curaçao played during More...

Queen Beatrix
By Edition On Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

Princess Beatrix’ visit to Curaçao Museum leads to censorship

WILLEMSTAD - Princess Beatrix will open on Saturday, May 2 the exhibition ‘Guera na Kòrsou’ War in Curacao 1940-1945 at the Curaçao Museum. One part of the exhibition, sponsored by the Foundation for Rehabilitation More...

Queen Beatrix
By Edition On Tuesday, April 14th, 2015

Princess Beatrix opens exhibition ‘Guerra na Korsou’

WILLEMSTAD - Princess Beatrix opens on Saturday, May 2nd the exhibition called ‘Guerra na Korsou’ in the Curaçao Museum. The exhibition on the role of the island during World War II is made because of the seventieth More...

By Edition On Friday, May 2nd, 2014

37 Antillean war victims ‘discovered’

WILLEMSTAD - According to researcher Jos Rozenburg, 37 Antillean victims of the Second World were overlooked. Hitherto the official death toll of Antilleans war victims during WW2 was at 129. This is according to More...