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Unauthorized Salvadoran citizenship certificate issued to Bela Wiesner (b. March 21, 1899 in Sajo-Szt. Peter), his wife Ilona (nee Szender) Wiesner (b. July 10, 1901 in Haidunanas) and their children Alice (b July 20, 1924), Judith (b. September 1, 1925), Vilmos (b. Janaury 30, 1928), Robert (b. December 24, 1930), Hedvig (b. October 6, 1932), Aurel (b. July 19, 1934) and Noemie (b. August 30, 1937) by George Mandel-Mantello, First Secretary of the Salvadoran Consulate in Geneva, and sent to them in Sajo-Szt. Peter.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 91914

Unauthorized Salvadoran citizenship certificate issued to Bela Wiesner (b. March 21, 1899 in Sajo-Szt. Peter), his wife Ilona (nee Szender) Wiesner (b. July 10, 1901 in Haidunanas) and their children Alice (b July 20, 1924), Judith (b. September 1, 1925), Vilmos (b. Janaury 30, 1928), Robert (b. December 24, 1930), Hedvig (b. October 6, 1932), Aurel (b. July 19, 1934) and Noemie (b. August 30, 1937) by George Mandel-Mantello, First Secretary of the Salvadoran Consulate in Geneva, and sent to them in Sajo-Szt. Peter.

The certificate arrived after the family had been deported to Auschwitz. Only Alice and one other sister survived the war.

Date
1942 September 16
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Enrico Mandel-Mantello
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Record last modified: 2010-01-05 00:00:00
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