Jan Boersen was a lad of 6 living in the Dutch village of Achterveld when German troops invaded Holland. His memories of the role Canadian soldiers played in the liberation of his country remain strong and are, in part, recalled in the following article.
"A Dutch Boy’s View of the Liberation of Holland: Achterveld and the End of the War,"
Canadian Military History: Vol. 15
, Article 8.
Available at: https://scholars.wlu.ca/cmh/vol15/iss1/8