2006 Photo Contest, Portraits, Stories, 2nd prize
Photographer

Martin Roemers

Hollandse Hoogte / Laif Photos & Reportagen

06 June, 2004

Frederick Lennart Bentley (UK, 80) was blinded by a German grenade while on a night patrol in Normandy and had to feel his way back behind Allied lines. Across Europe, veterans joined ceremonies to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the end of World War II.

About the photographer

Martin Roemers

Martin Roemers was born in 1962 and studied photography at the Academy of Arts in Enschede, in the Netherlands. He works on long-term projects, such as Metropolis, about life in ...

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