Quite soon in 1940, “Huize De Romein” was demanded by the occupying forces to serve as a cadre school for the NSB (National Socialist Movement. A W.A (Resistance Department) and N.J.S. (National Youth Storm) cadre school came. A Dutch Youth Movement following the example of the German Hitlerjugend and a resilience department where young men received their training in National Socialist teachings.
Below a propaganda film made by the NSB film service of 19 October 1940 in which Anton Mussert opens the NSB cadre school in villa “De Romein” on Romeinstraat in Deurne.
Report, concerning the Profilti-Journaal Filmreportage “Opening cadre school Deurne”.