Visa Recipients

  • SURMAGNE, Denise Jane-Annie P A
    Age 19 | Visa #959
  • SURMAGNE, Jacques P
    Age 32
  • SURMAGNE, Marie Simone née SAYETTA P A
    Age 52 | Visa #958
  • SURMAGNE, Simon Pierre P A
    Age 62 | Visa #960

About the Family

The SURMAGNE family received visas from Aristides de Sousa Mendes in Bordeaux on May 24, 1940.

They crossed into Portugal. Simon, Marie Simone and Denise SURMAGNE sailed from Lisbon to Brazil on the ship Angola in June 1940 and then aboard the vessel Brazil from Rio de Janeiro to New York in November. Jacques SURMAGNE made the voyage to Brazil in August 1940 on the vessel Santarem and from Argentina to New York on the ship Argentina in October 1940.

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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