Fortgang

FORTGANG, Abraham Elchunan (Visa # 2476 – age 40)
FORTGANG, Annette (age 14)
FORTGANG, Chaja née WESTREICH (Visa # 2477 – age 36)
FORTGANG, Chana Hella (age 12)
FORTGANG, Rachel née BRAND (Visa # 2475 – age 63)

The above visas were issued by Aristides de Sousa Mendes in Bordeaux on June 20, 1940.

The FORTGANG family crossed into Portugal and subsequently sailed from Lisbon to New York on the ship Nyassa in December 1940.

Abraham Elchunan FORTGANG

Abraham FORTGANG

Chaja FORTGANG

Chaja FORTGANG












Photos courtesy of the Felix Archives in Antwerp.