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One of my friends lived next door to the garage so we decided to climb over the fence and explore. At the rear of the premises we found an old wooden storeroom, containing German vehicle spares and military equipment. We helped ourselves to handfuls of 9mm ammunition, a steel helmet and a pair of very smart-looking chrome headlamps. Kids will be kids, and it wasn’t long before we had built a camp, smashed up the headlights, thrown all the bullets onto a fire and invented a game that involved being struck on the head with a heavy stick while wearing the German helmet!
By that time raw materials such as wool and cotton were no longer available because imports from Australia, South America and the UK had ceased. Ladies’ stockings and tights were fabricated by the company from viscose and for socks they used a mixture of flax, viscose and lanital, a fibre bizarrely made from skimmed milk. After two years of occupation, everything was rationed but luckily I was able to exchange socks and stockings for blackmarket goods such as wheat, meat, butter, cheese, and even bicycle tires.
After a brief trial Harry was sent to the Kriegswehrmachtsgefängnis (Armed Forces War Prison) in Utrecht to await execution. On September 24, the night before the sentence was carried out – Harry wrote a heartrending letter to his wife Elsje, and son Matthij. This morning at 7am, the execution verdict was given. Yes dearest, it is sad that I haven’t been allowed the opportunity to see you and say goodbye but what can you expect from the Germans. Will you take good care of Matthij and tell him about me?