Visa Recipient

  • SCHMIDT, Benjamin 'Jammy' P A
    Age 67 | Visa #2417

About the Individual

This visa was issued by Aristides de Sousa Mendes in Bordeaux on June 20, 1940.

Jammy SCHMIDT, a French government minister opposed to Petain, embarked on the vessel Massilia in Bordeaux on June 21, 1940, en route to Morocco to join the Resistance in North Africa.

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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