Visa Recipients

  • GRAF, Anna Maria
    Age 38
  • GRAF, Erika
    Age 7
  • GRAF, Eva
    Age 7
  • GRAF, Gisela
    Age 72
  • GRAF, Heinrich A
    Age 48 | Visa #2365

About the Family

Aristides de Sousa Mendes requested permission to grant visas to the GRAF family in November of 1939.

The numbered visa was issued by Sousa Mendes in Bordeaux on June 19, 1940.

The GRAF family crossed into Portugal and sailed from Lisbon to New York on the vessel Siboney in May 1941.

  • Artifact

Page of Sousa Mendes Visa Registry Book listing this family and others - Courtesy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs archives, Lisbon