Visa Recipients

  • SMEKENS, Arsene A
    Age 36 | Visa #1894
  • SMEKENS, Guy
    Age 7
  • SMEKENS, Marcelle A
    Age 32 | Visa #1895

About the Family

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

They crossed into Portugal and in November 1940 traveled on the vessel Guine from Lisbon to New York.

  • Artifact

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