Father and mother went on home leave to the Netherlands in 1940. They rented a house in Kijkduin near Scheveningen at the coast. Here we see a visit by my mother's parents, the van Hoesels. Left to right: Carel, my mother with Niek in the pram, grandmother van Hoesel, grandfather van Hoesel, Uncle Piet (teaching brother) and me.
Visit by the Wijngaardses, my father's parents. Grandfather Wijngaards, Grandmother Wijngaards, my mother and father. In front (from left to right): myself, Niek junior and Carel.
The three of us: myself, Niek junior and Carel, sitting on a dune.
Again the three of us: Carel, Niek junior and myself, with a cousin (Louis, son of my aunt Caronline).