Hazan/Kesten/Strauss

HAZAN, Caroline née KESTEN (Visa # 2132 – age 42)
KESTEN, Ida née TISCH (Visa # 2131 – age 68)
STRAUSS, Alfred (age 35)
STRAUSS, Marianne Jeanne (infant)
STRAUSS, Regina née KESTEN (Visa # 2130 – age 36)

The above visas were issued by Aristides de Sousa Mendes in Bordeaux on June 18, 1940.

Ida KESTEN sailed on the ship Excalibur from Lisbon to New York in November 1940. Alfred and Regina STRAUSS and their daughter Marianne Jeanne (born June 6, 1940 in Bordeaux) sailed from Lisbon to New York in November 1940 on the Siboney. Caroline HAZAN crossed into the US from Mexico in May 1941.

Ida KESTEN

Ida KESTEN

Regina STRAUSS

Regina STRAUSS












Photos courtesy of the Felix Archives in Antwerp.