Bernstein

BERNSTEIN, Anna (Visa # 1724 – age 59)
BERNSTEIN, James (Visa # 1723 – age 65)

The above visas were issued by Aristides de Sousa Mendes in Bordeaux on June 15, 1940.

Dr. James BERNSTEIN was the European director of the HIAS-ICA Emigration Association. The BERNSTEIN couple crossed into Portugal. They sailed from Lisbon to New York on the vessel Manhattan in July 1940.

An article dated June 20, 1940 states that Dr. BERNSTEIN and Boris SMOLAR arrived in Lisbon.