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Herdenk Bertha Eckmann-Goldschmidt

Bertha Eckmann-Goldschmidt

Hannover, – Amsterdam,

Reached the age of 72 years



About Bertha Eckmann-Goldschmidt

Bertha Goldschmidt, daughter of Julius Goldschmidt and Minette Dux, married Julius Eckman on March 3 1889 in Hannover. Julius Eckmann was born on October 13 1858 in Schalkalden abd died on May 5 1914 in Straatsburg.
Bertha Goldschmidt lived with her son and his family, they survived the war.
Stadsarchief Amsterdam, archiefkaart Bertha Goldschmidt

In May 1942, Het Joodsche Weekblad published an ob…

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Under the pressure of the circumstances.

It is still an extremely sensitive topic: suicide during the Second World War. Historians have not known what to do with it for a long time. What is the place of suicide bombers in war history?

Remarkably little has been written on this subject and there seems to be no list of names or memorial books at all. The Digital Monument ( offers a place where relatives, sometimes for …

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Onder druk van de omstandigheden

Uit gegevens van de Amsterdamse politie blijkt dat mevrouw Bertha Eckmann-Goldschmidt zich van het leven heeft beroofd.

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