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Sophie Basseches (Breytman)

Also Known As: "Sofie?", "Sofia?", "Breitmann", "Breitman"
Birthplace: Odesa, Odessa Oblast, Ukraine
Death: after September 07, 1942
Auschwitz, Oświęcim, Oświęcim County, Lillepolen, Poland (Holocaust)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Aron Leyb Breytman and Anna Breytman
Wife of Dr. jur Leo Basseches
Sister of Elena Breytman

Managed by: Pip de P. James
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Immediate Family

About Sophie Basseches

Sophie Sofie? BASSECHES, née BREITMANN: b. 4 March 1886, Kiev- d. after 7 Sept 1942, Auschwitz, HOLOCAUST

Basic marriage data from IKG-Wien archives courtesy of

Nr. 278642
Familienname Breitmann
Vorname Sophie
Code 2
Vorname des Vaters
Name der Mutter
Vorname der Mutter
Ort Stadttempel
Buch Nr.
Band O
Datum 31.08.1905
Zahl 633
Zusatz zur Zahl
Anmerkung Delegation des Rabbiners S. Lourje uin Kieff an Oberrabbiner Dr. Moriz Güdemann
Name der Braut Basseches
Vorname der Braut Leo, Dr.

Details from actual IKG-Wien marriage registration, viewable courtesy of:

1905.08.31 - Dr. Leo BASSECHES & Sophie BREITMANN - IKG-Wien MR:

Groom: Dr. Leo BASSECHES formerly UMAN, "Rechtsanwalt", single, b. 07.03.1880, Kiev, son of Joseph BASSECHES & Tauba ?

Bride: Sophie BREITMANN, single, b. 04.03.1886, Odessa, daughter of Aron BREITMANN & Anna ?

Witnesses: Aron BREITMANN & Israel BENDESCH?

Details of deportation and subsequent death courtesy of:

Sophie BASSECHES was in the region of Nice, Côte d'Azur, where she was rounded up in the notorious "Rafles d'août" in August 1942. The arrested Jewish citizens were incarcerated in the Caserne Auvare for a while before being put on a goods train, in locked-up wagons, and transferred to Drancy.

cf. Archives Départémentales des Alpes Maritimes:

BASSECHES Sophie: Chambre # 63, Voiture # 2

Also cf. listing thanks to:

Details of further deportation and subsequent death courtesy of:

Mémorial de la Shoah

Features actual list of deportation (shown here under "Media")

Convoi # 29

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Sophie Basseches's Timeline

March 4, 1886
Odesa, Odessa Oblast, Ukraine
September 7, 1942
Age 56
Auschwitz, Oświęcim, Oświęcim County, Lillepolen, Poland