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Coat of arms of Kuppenheim 48°50' N 8°15' E, town in the district of Rastatt on the river Murg, 5 km SE of Rastatt and 8 km north of Baden-Baden. town website.

 

JEWISH CEMETERY:

History and photos and newspaper articles:Ffirst mentioned in 1694 [sic] was a Jewish cemetery established for the dead of surrounding Jewish communities (temporarily until the 20th century), especially for Ettlingen , Gernsbach , Hörden , Malsch; surface ar 104.0) .Destroyed in 1938, the cemetery hall was built in 1889 outside the town of the town. On a forest road is also a memorial to the fallen of WWII. Desecration occurred in 1897. [Mar 2013]

76456 Baden-Württemberg (Gerz, Peters)

DISTRICT: Rastatt
LOCATION OF CEMETERY: at the Stadtwaldstraße (Detail).
IN USE:
  • From the end of the 17th century until 1938 and again in 1983. First mentioned in records in 1694 (see Linder 1999, page 57).
NUMBER OF GRAVESTONES: 1,054.
DOCUMENTATION:
  • 1987/1988 photographs of all gravestones with mapping of graves by Zentralarchiv.
  • 2004 photographs of selected gravestones by Johann Deiters.
  • Numerous photographs of individual gravestones and general cemetery views in Alemannia Judaica.
PUBLICATIONS:
NOTES:
SOURCES: University of Heidelberg and Alemannia Judaica.

(Translated from German June 2008)

To see information and photographs of individual gravestones in cemeteries in Baden-Wuerttemberg, click on this link and follow the directions on that page.

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