Herszkowicz/Joudanin

Visa Recipients

  • HERSZKOWICZ, Lewek P A
    Age 33
  • HERSZKOWICZ, Michel P
    Age 6 months
  • HERSZKOWICZ, Rebecca née JOUDANIN P
    Age 25
  • JOUDANIN, Elise née BERCHANSKY P
    Age 19
  • JOUDANIN, Joseph P
    Age 29

About the Family

The HERSZKOWICZ family received a visa signed by vice-consul Manuel Vieira Braga, following instructions from Aristides de Sousa Mendes, in Bayonne, France on June 22, 1940.

Both families were in Figueira da Foz, Portugal in July 1940. The HERSZKOWICZ family subsequently sailed on the ship Guine from Lisbon to New York in May 1941.

Joseph and Elise JOUDANIN sailed on the ship San Miguel from Lisbon to New York, also in May 1941.

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Lewek HERSZKOWICZ - Visa signed by Braga in Bayonne

Passport of Lewek HERSZKOWICZ with visa signed by Vieira Braga in Bayonne