This person is commemorated on a memorial in Winsum. More information on this memorial can be found (in Dutch) on the website of the Nationaal Comité 4 en 5 mei.
Michiel en Agatha de Vries-van Zuiden
Michiel de Vries is geboren in 1888 in Winsum. Hij had een winkel in manufacturen. Hij overleed met zijn vrouw en zoontje Sophius n 1942 in Auschwqitz.
Michiel de Vries was a son of Jacob de Vries and Sophie van der Klei. In 1925, he married Agatha van Zuiden in Enschede. They had two sons, Israël and Sophius. The family lived in the Oosterstraat 24 in Winsum. It was a shop with living quarters, which they had built with borrowed money. The husband and wife ran a textile shop from this address.
Michiel was originally a butcher and only later a d…