Bad Sassendorf is a municipality in the district of Soest, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
From February 15th, 1944 to April 4th or 5th 1945 inmates of the Neuengamme concentration camp
used as the Eisenbahnbaubrigade 11
repaired rail tracks
at the railway station Soest
and between Bad Sassendorf and Soest. They slept in freight train waggons on the track between Bad Sassendorf and Soest. After an air raid
end-February 1945 the inmates slept in a nearby farm. At the cemetery Bad Sassendorf a memorial plaque is installed on the burying place of the deads.
It is situated approx. 4 km northeast of Soest
Division of the town
Bad Sassendorf consists of 12 districts:
- Bad Sassendorf