Under the direction of the Red Cross, the museum becomes an emergency shelter for the evacuees from the civilian hospitals in Arnhem. Auping tries to ease the situation as much as possible and also uses the collection for this purpose. His guided tours offer a ray of hope for many.
Annual report 1944-45, compiled by Willy Auping jr.
Willy Auping gives a tour in an empty Rijksmuseum Kröller-Müller