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Lennard Bolijn Chairman

Lifelong interest in military history. Started in 2015 as an email handling contributor, later editor-in-chief. Chairman of STIWOT as of 2020.

Ewoud van Eig Secretary

Jeroen Koppes Treasurer

Started as a technical volunteer in 2002. Now responsible for the technical management of all STIWOT websites and also as treasurer on the board of the foundation. Furthermore, I make (photo)reports and I occasionally write an article for


Frank van der Drift Advisor board

Kaj Metz Staff Member TracesOfWar

Kevin Prenger Editor-in-chief Articles

From 2004 to 2018 I was project manager of Nowadays I am editor in chief of the domain Articles on TracesOfWar. For this website I also write articles and reviews. My attention is mainly focused on the history of the Holocaust and Nazi Germany. Personal stories about the war also have my interest. Except for TracesOfWar I write for I've also published two books in English. 'War Zone Zoo' is about the Berlin Zoo and the Second World War. 'Christmas under fire, 1944' tells about Christmas during 1944, at the front, at home and in the camps. More information at:

Rik van Velzen Editor-in-chief Persons & Awards

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Simon Armstrong Contributor TracesOfWar

Gerd Van der Auwera Chief editor Articles

Jos Birx Contributor TracesOfWar

Tim van Blerck

Petrus Bolin Contributor TracesOfWar

Randy Brandt Contributor TracesOfWar

Dick de Bruijne Contributor TracesOfWar

Jordi Caballero Contributor TracesOfWar

René ten Dam Chief editor Articles

Since 2005. Interest in war deaths, from different perspectives. Specialized in Dutch funerary heritage, both in the Netherlands and overseas.

Wesley Dankers Author Articles

Samuel de Korte Author Articles

Bert Deelman Contributor TracesOfWar

Bram Dermout Contributor TracesOfWar

Francois Dumas Contributor TracesOfWar

Ever since my father and mother started telling me stories about their life in the war years, I have been interested in WW2. That must have been 1957 or so, only 10 years after it ended. It has been my 'hobby' in various disguises ever since (scale models, books, battlefield visits, photography, museums) and now that I am retired I hope to have a little time to share some of my knowledge. I think history must be kept alive, correct and passed on to future generations, and those who fought for us must remain in our thoughts.

Arjo Eijgelsheim Contributor TracesOfWar

Marieke Feller Translator Articles

Gerrit Hazenberg Contributor TracesOfWar

Bert Heesen Illustrator military maps

Jimmy Hilgen Contributor TracesOfWar

Dagomar Jansen Contributor TracesOfWar

Annabel Junge Reviewer + author Articles

Also writer of articles in magazines, and books. My interesses include WorldWar I up to and including the Cold War with emphasis on World War II.

Stephane Kayser Contributor TracesOfWar

Peter Kimenai Author Articles

Cor Korpel Translator Articles

Vincent Krabbendam Contributor News

Adri Kramer Contributor TracesOfWar

Ruben Krutzen Editor Articles

Marcel Kuster Illustrator military maps

Christian König Contributor TracesOfWar

Jean Labout

Leo G. Lensen Chief editor Articles

Stefan Meekers Contributor TracesOfWar

Dennis de Munck Contributor TracesOfWar

Jeroen Niels Contributor TracesOfWar

Anne Palmer Contributor TracesOfWar

Arnold Palthe Chief editor translations

Roger Paulissen

Evan Pinter Contributor TracesOfWar

Pieter Schlebaum Editor Articles

John Mark Shorack Contributor TracesOfWar

John Smeets Reviewer

Han Smits Reviewer + contributor quiz

Fyodor Telin Contributor TracesOfWar

Gio Theunissen Contributor TracesOfWar

Johan Tjallingii Contributor TracesOfWar

Luuk van Rinsum Reviewer

Barry van Veen Contributor STIWOT Travel

Wilco Vermeer Contributor TracesOfWar

I am involved with the websites of STIWOT since 2001 and also with STIWOT as an organisation in several functions. I mainly focus on doing historical research and writing historical articles about these inquiries.

Willem Visser Contributor TracesOfWar

Liesbeth Vrieze-Risseeuw Contributor TracesOfWar

Luc van Waeyenberge Contributor TracesOfWar

Christopher Wege Contributor TracesOfWar

Marcel Wijnstok Contributor News

Jelle Ywema Contributor TracesOfWar

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