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Albrecht, Berty "Victoria"

Date of birth:
February 25th, 1893 (Marseille, France)
Date of death:
May 31st, 1943 (Fresnes prison, Fresnes/Val-de-Marne, France)
Buried on:
Mémorial de la France combattante
French (1870-present, Republic)


French Résistante aka Victoria in the Réseau Combat.
28 May 1943 : trapped and arrested by the Gestapo in Mâcon.
29 May 1943 : questionned and tortured in Fort Monluc in Lyon then transfered to the prison in Fresnes the 31 May.
31 May 1943 : committed suicide by hanging.

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Second World War (1939-1945)
Compagnon - Résistante
Awarded on:
August 26th, 1943
posthumously awarded
l' Ordre de la Libération
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
May 1943
awarded with 1 palm
Croix de Guerre (1939-1945)