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Sophie Feldheim

Fulda, – Amsterdam,

Reached the age of 15 years



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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Sophie Feldheim

Sophie was een nicht van Klara Weichselbaum. Een dochter van een zus van Klara, Irma Weichselbaum en Jesaias Feldheim. Zij was in het gezin van Josef opgenomen als hun pleegdochter. Zij kwam samen met Karoline Falk, het dienstmeisje in het gezin Klingenstein, op 12-07-1938 vanuit Hardenberg naar Amsterdam.

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The death of the family Klingenstein

The family Klingenstein, Josef and Klara, the parents of Josef, Bernard Klingenstein and Adelheid Stein, their stepdaughter Sophie Feldheim, their maid Karoline Kalk, committed suicide in Amsterdam on the 15th of May,1940.

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