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The Memory of a Hero: Aristides de Sousa Mendes' Legacy Preserved in Testimony

Contributor: Benjamin Biniaz - August 5, 2016

'Portugal's Schindler' Is Remembered, Decades After His Lifesaving Deeds

Eleanor Beardsley NPR - August 4, 2016

Those who were helped by Portugal's consul general, Aristides de Sousa Mendes, during World War II assemble outside the former Portuguese consulate in Bordeaux. Sousa Mendes issued 10,000 visas to Jews including Stephen Rozenfeld (center front, in blue), George Helft (center front, in white) and Lissy Jarvik (third from right), before being recalled and dismissed from the diplomatic service.   Eleanor Beardsley/NPR

Those who were helped by Portugal's consul general, Aristides de Sousa Mendes, during World War II assemble outside the former Portuguese consulate in Bordeaux. Sousa Mendes issued 10,000 visas to Jews including Stephen Rozenfeld (center front, in blue), George Helft (center front, in white) and Lissy Jarvik (third from right), before being recalled and dismissed from the diplomatic service.

Eleanor Beardsley/NPR