Homework Help > The Cay On pg. 14 it says the governor of the Netherlands’s West Indies had asked the United States for help. Why was there no use in asking for help from Holland? print Print document PDF list Cite like 1 dislike 0 1 Answer gbeatty | College Teacher | (Level 1) Educator Emeritus Posted on April 2, 2007 at 10:49 AM Because Holland had already been conquered by the Nazis. They couldn't help anyone.