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Arnold Bruijnjé

Birthdate: (90)
Birthplace: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Death: January 23, 1980 (90)
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Place of Burial: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Immediate Family:

Son of Cornelis Bruijnjé and Aafje Snoek
Husband of Helena de Wit
Father of Jacoba Aafje Kreeft (Bruijnjé); Susanna van Maastricht (Bruijnjé); Cornelis Bruynje; Johanna Hendrika Geelkerken-Bruijnjé; Arnold Bruynje and 1 other
Brother of Teunis Bruijnje; <private> Bruynje; <private> Bruynje and Teunis Bruijnjé

Occupation: carpenter
Managed by: Wijtze William Sieswerda
Last Updated:
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About Arnold Bruijnjé

Awarded with the medal righteous among the nations (Yad Vashem) february 7 1999

Arnold, his wife Helena, and son Johan (Henk) hid and kept safe Leo van Gelder and his parents from 1943 to 1945. Leo went on to become a Physician after the war. At the time of this writing he is 86 years old and retired.

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Arnold Bruijnjé's Timeline

June 3, 1889
Amsterdam, Netherlands
August 4, 1889
Amsterdam, Netherlands
February 22, 1914
Age 24
Amsterdam, Netherlands
July 3, 1916
Age 27
Amsterdam, N.Holland, Netherlands
February 22, 1918
Age 28
Amterdam, Noord Holland, Netherlands
November 9, 1920
Age 31
Amsterdam, Netherlands
July 12, 1922
Age 33