Visa Recipients

  • JOSSELSON, Bella A
    Age 21 | Visa #1941
  • JOSSELSON, Cecile A
    Age 30 | Visa #1942
  • JOSSELSON, Lucienne née JOUBERT A
    Age 31 | Visa #1943
  • JOSSELSON, Michael P A
    Age 32 | Visa #1940

About the Family

The JOSSELSON family received their visas from Aristides de Sousa Mendes in Bordeaux on June 17, 1940.

Michael JOSSELSON crossed into Portugal. He traveled from Lisbon to New York on the ship Magallanes in August 1940. Lucienne JOSSELSON went to Cuba and subsequently sailed from Havana to New York in December 1940 on the vessel Oriente. Bella and Cecile JOSSELSON did not cross the border and remained in France.

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