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Partial translation of document 3339-PS
OFFICIAL GAZETTE FOR THE OCCUPIED DUTCH
TERRITORIES, YEAR 1941
[Verordnungsblatt fuer die besetzten
Part 8, Page 143.
Order of the Reich Commissioner for the Occupied
Dutch Territories concerning Marriages of Male
Persons of German Nationality in the Occupied
Netherlands Territories, and Related Matters,
February 28, 1941.
In pursuance of Section 5 of the decrees of the
Fuehrer concerning the exercise of governmental
authority in the Netherlands of May 18, 1940
(RGB1, I, p. 778), I hereby order as follows:
(1) The marriage of a male person of German nationality
shall have validity only if the marriage ceremony is
performed by a German official.
(1) Upon the application of a female person of Netherlands
nationality intending to marry a German and requiring for
such marriage, in accordance with Articles 92-98 of the
Netherlands Civil Code, the consent of her parents,
grandparents, guardian, or guardians, the approval of the
Reich Commissioner for the occupied Netherlands territories
(through the Commissioner General for the Administration of
Justice) may grant dispensation form the observance of the
waiting period required in accordance with Articles 91 and
103 of the Netherlands Civil Code.
The Hague, February 28,1941.
Reich Commissioner for the
Occupied Dutch Territories