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Workcamp

Period

Description

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1946

Saint-Ghislain

18.07.1946 - 17.08.1946

Clearing works

Detail

1947

Boussu-Bois

09.04.1947 - 15.09.1947

Levelling coal tip / nivellement de terrain pour plaine de jeux

Detail

1948

Boussu-Bois

21.06.1948 - 30.09.1948

Playground building

Detail

Dour

01.08.1948 - 31.08.1948

Social work in kindergarten

Detail

1949

Boussu-Bois

15.07.1949 - 17.09.1949

Spielplatz

Detail

1950

Élouges

03.07.1950 - 20.10.1950

Preparing a home for old people

Detail

1951

Grimbergen (1)

01.01.1951 - 30.01.1951

Decoration home

Detail

Grimbergen (2)

01.04.1951 - 30.04.1951

Pick & shovel / d.

Detail

Dour

01.08.1951 - 30.08.1951

Social / welfare work)

Detail

1953

Blaugies

15.07.1953 - 20.09.1953

Demolition work after fire in home for displaced persons & aged

Detail

1954

Wasmes

15.07.1954 - 21.08.1954

Making small gardens in mining town

Detail

1955

Orroir

18.07.1955 - 10.08.1955

Building work (interior decoration ?) in children's home

Detail

Mont Comblain

07.08.1955 - 31.08.1955

Building work (erecting fence ?) in children's home

Detail

Barvaux

31.08.1955 - 17.09.1955

Building work (erecting fence ?) in children's home

Detail

1956

Blicquy (1)

25.03.1956 - 31.03.1956

Redecoration home for epileptics

Detail

Antwerpen

01.07.1956 - 23.08.1956

Making furniture for YMCA camps

Detail

Blicquy (2)

06.08.1956 - 25.08.1956

Interior work for children's home & making playground

Detail

1957

Lodelinsart

10.03.1957 - 27.04.1957

Detail

Namur

01.07.1957 - 20.07.1957

Detail

Antwerpen

22.07.1957 - 15.08.1957

Detail

Bredene

15.08.1957 - 15.09.1957

Detail

1958

Blaugies

13.08.1958 - 17.09.1958

Draining & gardening for old people's home

Detail

1959

Houden-Goegnies

15.07.1959 - 29.07.1959

Painting home

Detail

1960

Uccle

21.04.1960 - 23.04.1960

Preparatory work for kindergarten

Detail

1961

Haasrode

30.03.1961 - 08.04.1961

Construction & decoration in children holiday center

Detail

1962

Bruxelles

16.04.1962 - 18.04.1962

Redecorating in a home for isolated young women

Detail

Lodelinsart

08.07.1962 - 23.08.1962

Various jobs in 'Communauté d'Emmaus'

Detail

Haasrode

23.08.1962 - 02.09.1962

Construction work in children holiday centre

Detail

1963

Haasrode

07.04.1963 - 15.04.1963

Création d'une place de jeu

Detail

Dour

14.04.1963 - 21.04.1963

Collecte de lait pour enfants algériens

Detail

Lodelinsart

01.07.1963 - 21.07.1963

Collecte de chiffons

Detail

Oupeye (1)

14.07.1963 - 14.08.1963

Démolition pour nouvelle construction

Detail

Oupeye (2)

14.08.1963 - 25.08.1963

Démolition pour nouvelle construction

Detail

Bruxelles

01.09.1963 - 15.09.1963

Collecte de lait pour enfants algériens

Detail

1964

Herstal

04.07.1964 - 30.08.1964

Demolition of a building for a new construction of technical school

Detail

Mont Comblain

23.07.1964 - 15.08.1964

Redecoration of a children's home

Detail

Bruxelles

01.08.1964 - 25.08.1964

Preparatory work for a playground

Detail

Namur

01.09.1964 - 15.09.1964

Collecting tins of milk & money for work in Algeria

Detail

1965

Charleroi (1)

05.04.1965 - 13.04.1965

Collecting tins of milk & money for Algeria

Detail

Braine-l'Alleud (1)

05.04.1965 - 13.04.1965

Gardening, painting, construction work in village for mentally handicapped

Detail

Braine-l'Alleud (2)

04.07.1965 - 04.09.1965

Gardening, painting, construction work in village for mentally handicapped

Detail

Bousval

15.07.1965 - 31.07.1965

Work in centre for handicapped children

Detail

Charleroi (2)

01.09.1965 - 15.09.1965

Collecting tins of milk & money for Algeria

Detail

Namur

01.09.1965 - 15.09.1965

Collecting tins of milk & money for Algeria

Detail

1966

Charleroi

01.04.1966 - 30.04.1966

Ramassage boîtes de lait & argent pour l'Algérie

Detail

Bruxelles (1)

01.04.1966 - 30.04.1966

Aménagement centre communautaire

Detail

Vottem

01.07.1966 - 30.08.1966

Réfection home d'enfants

Detail

Braine-l'Alleud

01.07.1966 - 30.09.1966

Travaux dans un village pour handicapés mentaux

Detail

Bruxelles (2)

01.07.1966 - 30.07.1966

Réfection de logements

Detail

Marchienne

01.07.1966 - 30.07.1966

Aménagement d'une école

Detail

Boussu

01.07.1966 - 30.08.1966

Aménagement home vieillards

Detail

Namur

01.09.1966 - 30.09.1966

Ramassage boîtes de lait & argent pour l'Algérie

Detail

Mons

01.12.1966 - 30.01.1967

Collecte de fonds

Detail

1967

Bruxelles Sources d'Espoir

Detail

Bruxelles Liaison 20

Detail

Mons

01.12.1966 - 30.01.1967

Detail

Liège

01.03.1967 - 30.04.1967

Collection of money for LTVs travel expenses

Detail

Bruxelles (1)

01.03.1967 - 30.04.1967

Repairs & decoration of community dwellings

Detail

Vottem

01.07.1967 - 30.08.1967

Detail

Ittre

01.07.1967 - 30.08.1967

Construction; ground work to promote tourisme

Detail

Oostmalle

01.07.1967 - 30.08.1967

Detail

Flobecq

01.07.1967 - 30.08.1967

Work with mentally handicapped children on holidays

Detail

Aywaille

01.08.1967 - 30.08.1967

Repair work at old castle

Detail

Mechelen-Aan

01.08.1967 - 30.08.1967

Detail

Logne

01.08.1967 - 30.08.1967

Repair work at old castle

Detail

Bruxelles (2)

01.09.1967 - 30.09.1967

Decoration at 'centre d'acceuil'

Detail

Namur & Charleroi

01.09.1967 - 30.09.1967

Detail

1968

Verviers (1)

26.12.1967 - 03.01.1968

Renovation work in children's home

Detail

Bruxelles (1)

07.04.1968 - 14.04.1968

Work with Emmaus; sorting out paper & redecoration work

Detail

Verviers (2)

07.04.1968 - 14.04.1968

Renovation work in children's home

Detail

Spy (1)

15.04.1968 - 23.04.1968

Redecoration in home for mentally handicapped

Detail

Spy (2)

08.07.1968 - 27.07.1968

Conversion of a castle into a home for mentally handicapped

Detail

Bruxelles (2)

14.07.1968 - 25.08.1968

Work with Emmaus; sorting out paper & redecoration work

Detail

Oostende

15.07.1968 - 27.07.1968

Redecoration of home for old people

Detail

Mons

28.07.1968 - 11.08.1968

Redecoration & renovation on various sites

Detail

Bredene

02.08.1968 - 14.08.1968

Organisation of a holiday camp for mentally handicapped children

Detail

Spy (3)

15.08.1968 - 30.08.1968

Conversion of a castle into a home for mentally handicapped

Detail

Logne

15.08.1968 - 30.08.1968

Restoring a ruined castle

Detail

Couillet

28.08.1968 - 08.09.1968

Various work in a home for delinquent girls

Detail

Namur

01.09.1968 - 15.09.1968

Redecoration work

Detail

Dupeye

01.09.1968 - 14.09.1968

Work on converting castle into a youth centre

Detail

1969

Oostende

31.03.1969 - 11.04.1969

Demolition, repair, gardening, kitchen work in home

Detail

Wanne (1)

31.03.1969 - 11.04.1969

Demolition, partial restoration of cellar

Detail

Bruxelles

05.07.1969 - 12.07.1969

Renovation, decorating, gardening

Detail

Wanne (2)

17.08.1969 - 06.09.1969

Demolition of castle for construction of training centre

Detail

Alle-sur-Semois

01.09.1969 - 15.09.1969

Caring for severely handicapped children

Detail




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