Mendels

MENDELS, Lodewyk (Visa # 1242)
MENDELS, Sarah Stella (Visa # 1240 – age 37)

The above visas were issued by Aristides de Sousa Mendes in Bordeaux on June 6, 1940 after having been explicitly denied by Salazar, the Portuguese head of state.

The MENDELS couple crossed into Portugal and emigrated to Curaçao.