Visa Recipient

  • RUESCH, Hans P A
    Age 27 | Visa #1770

About the Individual

Hans RUESCH, a Swiss race car driver, received a visa from Aristides de Sousa Mendes in Bordeaux on June 17, 1940.

He crossed into Portugal and subsequently sailed from Lisbon to New York on the vessel Quanza in August 1940.

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  • Artifact

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