WIJNBERG, George Isaac (Visa # 1982 – age 27)
WIJNBERG, Moses (Visa # 1981 – age 46)
WIJNBERG, Schoontje née WOUDHUIJSEN (Visa # 1980 – age 48)
The above visas were issued by Aristides de Sousa Mendes in Bordeaux on June 17, 1940.
Isaac WIJNBERG crossed into Portugal. He sailed from Lisbon to New York on the vessel Quanza in August 1940. He became George WYNBERG and joined the U.S. army in 1942. He was naturalized as a U.S. citizen in 1946. His sister Antoinette/Anetje and their parents Moses and Schoontje traveled to the United Kingdom.
Photograph of George WIJNBERG was kindly provided by his daughter Adriane Stoller.
Photographs of Moses WIJNBERG and Schoontje courtesy of the Felix Archives in Antwerp.