Romy Fernandez
February 21st, Nijmegen. On February 22nd, 2019 it's 75 years ago that the city center of Nijmegen was destroyed by American bombs, were resulting in almost 800 deaths and thousands of injuries. The night before several acts took place along the fire border marked with memorial plaques. More than 40 music groups with 600 to 700 singers, 20 to 25 storytellers and people with torches ran to represent the dreams that Nijmegen had in 1944 on the night before the bombing.
An old woman is standing up in one of the memorial plaques that represents a family member who died during the bombing.
Almost each person in Nijmegen as a family member who died during the bombarding.