Araújo, Maria da Conceição Barbosa
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    Civilian living in Belgium Birth place –  Birth date –  Death date  –   Father – Mother – Maria da Conceição Barbosa Araújo, Abbess of the Servite Order of Mary, was arrested by the Germans on June 6, 1944, … Read More

Portuguese internees in Australia
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With the policy of neutrality decided by the government of António Oliveira Salazar, Portugal was officially left out of the second major world conflict. However, this did not prevent the presence of Portuguese in combat scenarios or civilians interned in … Read More

Fernandes, Domingo
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    Ship: Nankin (England) Birth place – Goa Birth date – 15 /08 /1895 Death date –  Father – Mother – Domingo Fernandes was a crew member of the British ship Nankin when it was boarded by the german auxiliary cruiser … Read More

Cunene and Lobito found crew members from de Norwegian Koll
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Cunene (Portugal) Captain: António Pinto e Neto Type: Merchant Steamer Tonnage: 5875 TB Owner: Sociedade Geral  Port: Lisboa Built: Flensburger Schiffsbau, Flensburg, Alemanha (1911) Lobito (Portugal) Captain: Type: Long Range Steamer  Tonnage: 2.719 TB Owner: Companhia Colonial de Navegação  Homeport: Luanda (Angola) Built: Eiderwerft A.G., Tonning, Alemanha/ Germany (1906)

Gutierrez, Gregório Maria
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  Private Hong Kong Volunteers Defence Corps Unit –  6ª Comp. HKVDC Birth place – Hong Kong Birth date – 29/ 03/ 1911 Death date – 15/ 08/ 1995 Father – Gregório Maria Gutierrez Sr. Mother – Guilhermina Maria Soares Ribeiro     Born on March 29, … Read More

Sousa, António de
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    Ship: Aneroid (Panama) Birth place –  Birth date –  Death date – 10/02/1942 Father – Mother – António de Sousa was a stoker aboard the Panamanian Aneroid, when the ship was attacked by U-175 on October 2, 1942, while en … Read More

Mineiro, José Amorim
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    Civilian living in France Birth place –  Birth date – 1913 Death date –  Father – Mother – José Amorim Mineiro was sentenced to death on 31 May 1945 by a French court in Ariége, accused of spying … Read More

EP. 12 – Portuguese in France during World War II
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The conversation with historian Cristina Clímaco looks at the thousands of Portuguese citizens emigrated in France during the period of World War II. There are stories of Portuguese enlisted in the French army, others who joined the resistance and others … Read More