All 5 proclamations and more than 40 speeches, which mostly on Radio Orange were pronounced, are included, provided the initial recognition and expanded reprint this short annotations, indicating the former framework.  Stimulating royal words form a sensible addition to the historiography of the Second World War. They testify to Queen Wilhelmina’s faith in God, her hope of victory and her love for her people. Also of its deep-rooted aversion to the Nazis, partly evidenced by a sharp vocabulary. These speeches have both inside and outside the occupied Netherlands undeniable influence.