This list of Sousa Mendes visa recipients was assembled by an all-volunteer team of researchers using a variety of sources including the surviving fragmentary visa registry list from Bordeaux; passenger lists for ships leaving Lisbon in 1940-41; files from the Antwerp Felix Archives and the Archives of the Royal Library of Belgium; files from the Portuguese Foreign Ministry; and other research tools and databases. 

Research team:
Olivia Mattis, coordinator
Sylvain Bromberger
Paul Freudman
Jane Friedman
Marie J. Gomes
Linda Mendes
Harry Oesterreicher
Della Peretti
Jackie Schwarz
João Schwarz da Silva