Lazareff

LAZAREFF, Hélène née GORDON (age 30)
LAZAREFF, Pierre (age 33)
LAZAREFF, Roger Boris (Visa # 2549 – age 35)
LAZAREFF, Simone (Visa # 2548)

The above visas were issued by Aristides de Sousa Mendes in Bordeaux on June 21, 1940.

Roger LAZAREFF was a French journalist, playwright and television personality who assumed the name Roger FÉRAL. His brother Pierre was also a journalist and television producer. Hélène GORDON-LAZAREFF was a journalist and the founder of Elle magazine.

They crossed into Portugal. Pierre LAZAREFF and Hélène GORDON-LAZAREFF subsequently sailed on the Quanza from Lisbon to New York in August 1940.

Hélène GORDON-LAZAREFF and Pierre LAZAREFF

Hélène GORDON-LAZAREFF
and Pierre LAZAREFF

Roger LAZAREFF

Roger LAZAREFF