A Jewish schoolteacher who takes refuge in the Beje. An amateur electrician, he installs a buzzer system through which someone downstairs can alert the whole house if a suspicious person is present. Leendert is in the house when the Gestapo arrest the ten Booms, but later escapes with Rolf’s help.
Leendert Character Timeline in The Hiding Place
The timeline below shows where the character Leendert appears in The Hiding Place. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
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