Visa Recipients

  • SPIRA, Josef Hillel P A
    Age 50 | Visa #2072
  • SPIRA, Paulina née KALWARY P
    Age 43

About the Family

Josef and Paulina SPIRA received their visas from Aristides de Sousa Mendes in Bordeaux on June 18, 1940.

They went to Brazil and subsequently sailed on the ship Uruguay from Rio de Janeiro to New York in May 1941.

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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