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Unauthorized Salvadoran citizenship certificate issued to Fanny Schwab (b. December 7, 1899 in Gerstheim) by George Mandel-Mantello, First Secretary of the Salvadoran Consulate in Switzerland and sent to her residence in Peirgueux.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 86457

Unauthorized Salvadoran citizenship certificate issued to Fanny Schwab (b. December 7, 1899 in Gerstheim) by George Mandel-Mantello, First Secretary of the Salvadoran Consulate in Switzerland and sent to her residence in Peirgueux.

Fanny Schwab was one of the leaders of the OSE. She helped evacuate Jews from Alsace and hid children in southern France. Her brother-in-law Dr. Joseph Weill was also among the OSE leadership.

Date
1943 September 21
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Enrico Mandel-Mantello
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Record last modified: 2010-12-23 00:00:00
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