Humphrey Max Macare - Special Operations Executive

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Reference WMO/279206

Address:

Allied Special Forces Memorial Grove

National Memorial Arboretum

Croxall Road

Alrewas

Burton-on-Trent

DE13 7AR

England

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Status: On original site
Type: Freestanding
Location: External
Setting: Within a garden/park/churchyard/enclosure/Marketplace
Description: Board/Plaque/ Tablet
Materials:
  • Metal Metal (any)
Lettering: Inscribed on a plaque
Conflicts:
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
About the memorial: Humphrey Macare was a Dutch Agent for the Special Operations Executive (SOE), parachuted into Holland on October 24th, 1942. He was captured by the Germans and executed around September 1944 at Gross Rosen Concentration Camp in Poland. No known grave exists. His younger brother, Norbert and his family, dedicated a plaque to his memory in the Allied Special Forces Grove at the National Memorial Arboretum on the 11th. November 2007.
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Humphrey Max Macare Dutch Agent and Wireless Operator Special Operations Executive Parachuted into occupied Holland, 21 on 24th October 1942 Captured on landing Executed at Gross Rosen concentration camp 1944 Posthumously awarded the Bronze Kruis

Humphrey Max Macare

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