Attn: #HolocaustEdu @SousaMendesFdn "Journey on the Road To Freedom"

Attn: Holocaust Educators - Follow in visa recipients' footsteps on the @SousaMendesFdn "Journey on the Road To Freedom".
Aristides de Sousa Mendes Portuguese Consul General in Bordeaux, France saved thousands of lives by issuing visas to safety in #Portugal defying the express orders of his government in June 1940.

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Photo credit Maria Isabel Camacho-Santos June 28 at 5:32 PM

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Read the story of one lucky family in
My Sister’s Eyes : A Family Chronicle of Rescue and Loss During World War II.
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The Journey Route - Bordeaux to Lisbon

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