HASKEL, Fanny (Visa # 1038 – age 20)

The above visa was issued by Aristides de Sousa Mendes in Bordeaux on May 29, 1940 after having been explicitly denied by Salazar, the Portuguese head of state.

Fanny HASKEL, also known as Fany HASKELOVA and Fanny HASKELL, crossed into Portugal. She sailed from Lisbon to New York on the Serpa Pinto in December 1941.