Welcome to "Stichting 4 Mei Herdenking Dronten"

The aim of this foundation is to organize the annual commemoration ceremony in Dronten. The commemoration in Dronten is special. Former Airgunners from Great Brittain come over to attend this commemoration.

In addition to the Airgunners, representatives of foreign embassies and representatives of the Dutch Armed Forces are present.


Commemoration May 4, 2021: Want to watch it back?

As in 2020, there was a modified commemoration this year due to Corona. If you want to get an idea of the different activities? Then look further at the links below. 

Online Commemoration Meeting:

Broadcast from Omroep Flevoland:


The 4th of May Remembrance Foundation Dronten thanks everyone who has contributed in any way to these activities. We look forward to a commemoration with public in 2022. 


Crashpole route for military aircraft updated

Stichting 4 Mei Herdenking Dronten has updated the 'crash pole route' with new information about crashed military aircraft. The route now consists of 19 memorial poles, or crash poles. Mayor Gebben opened the route on April 30. This happened in a small group, there was no public present at the opening because of the coronation measures.