Szlama Grzywacz
Szlama Grzywacz (1909-1944) was one of the members of the French resistance executed at the fort of Mont Valérien as a member of the Manouchian group, a volunteer of the French liberation army FTP-MOI...
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Henri Rol-Tanguy
Henri Rol-Tanguy (12 June 1908 – 8 September 2002) was a French communist and a leader in the French Resistance during World War II.
Henri Tanguy was born on 12 June 1908 in Morlaix, Brittan...
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Maurice Bambier
Maurice Bambier (27 December 1925, Montataire – 2 March 1994, Senlis) was a French politician. A steelworker by trade, Bambier was a member of the administrative committee for the General Confederatio...
Rino Della Negra
Rino Della Negra (18 August 1923 – 21 February 1944) was a French footballer who was active in the Resistance during World War Two.
Della Negra was born in Vimy, France to Italian parents, and gre...
Jean Jérôme
Jean Jérôme (1906–1990) was a Polish Jew-French communist activist and Resistance member. Born as Michał Feintuch (in French Mikhaël or Michel), he took the pseudonym Jean Jérôme in 1940, until ...
Amédée Fengarol
Amédée Fengarol (Capesterre-Belle-Eau, 30 March 1905 - Pointe-à-Pitre, 11 January 1951) was a Guadeloupean politician. He died in the street on the day of his election as communist mayor of Pointe-à-P...
Pierre Georges
Pierre Georges (January 21, 1919 in Paris - December 27, 1944 in Habsheim), better known as Colonel Fabien, was one of the two members of the French Communist Party who perpetrated the first assassina...
Joseph Epstein (French Resistance leader)
Joseph Epstein (October 16, 1911 – April 11, 1944, Fort Mont-Valérien, France), also known as Colonel Gilles and as Joseph Andrej, was a Polish-born Jewish communist activist and a French Resist...
Marie-Claude Vaillant-Couturier
Marie-Claude Vaillant-Couturier (3 November 1912 in Paris - 11 December 1996 in Paris), born Marie-Claude Vogel, was a member of the French Resistance.
Marie-Claude Vaillant-Couturier's father, Lu...
Thomas Elek
Thomas Elek, also known as Tamás Elek and KERPAL (b. 7 December 1924, Budapest - d. 21 Feb 1944, Paris) was one of the members of the French resistance executed at the fort of Mont Valérien as a membe...
Georges Cloarec
Georges Cloarec (born 22 December 1923, Saint-Rémy-sur-Avre d. 21 February 1944, mont Valérien) was a fighter in the French resistance, a volunteer in the FTP-MOI liberation army in the Manouchian gr...
Missak Manouchian
Missak Manouchian (classical Armenian: Միսաք Մանուշեան; [misɑkʰ manuʃjɑn], 1 September 1906 – 21 February 1944) was a French-Armenian poet and a communist activist. An Armenian Genocide survivor, ...
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Pierre Villon
Pierre Villon (August 27, 1901 in Soultz-Haut-Rhin, Haut-Rhin – November 6, 1980 in Vallauris, Alpes-Maritimes) was a member of the French Communist Party and of the French Resistance during the...
Emmanuel d'Astier de La Vigerie
Emmanuel d'Astier de La Vigerie (6 January 1900 – 12 June 1969) was a French journalist, politician and member of the French Resistance.
Born in Paris, he attended the Naval Academy...
Guy Besse
Guy Besse (1919–2004) was a French philosopher and politician, a member of the executive of the French Communist Party (PCF).
A member of the Responsable du Front National while a student in Lyon ...
Marcel Paul
Marcel Paul (July 12, 1900, Paris — November 11, 1982) was a French trade unionist and communist politician. He was also a Nazi concentration camp survivor and later served as a member of the Fr...
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Louis Aragon
Louis Aragon ([lwi aʁaɡɔ̃], born Louis Andrieux (October 3, 1897 – December 24, 1982), was a French poet, novelist and editor, a long-time member of the Communist Party and a member of the Académie Go...
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Georges Guingouin
Georges Guingouin (2 February 1913, Magnac-Laval in Haute-Vienne, France – 27 October 2005, Troyes, France) was a French Communist Party (PCF) militant who played a leading role in the French resistan...
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Jacques Decour
Jacques Decour, real name Daniel Decourdemanche, born 21 February 1910 in Paris, died 30 May 1942 in Fort Mont-Valérien, was a French writer and resistant, killed by the Nazis.
Jacques Decour stud...
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Olga Bancic
Olga Bancic ([ˈolɡa ˈbant͡ʃɪk]; born Golda Bancic), also known under her French nom de guerre Pierrette (May 10, 1912 – May 10, 1944), was a Jewish Romanian communist, known for her role in the ...
Claudine Chomat
Claudine Chomat, who was born 7 February 1915 at Saint-Etienne (Loire) in France, and died on 14 October 1995 in Boulogne-Billancourt (Hauts-de-Seine), was a member of the French Resistance and a Fren...
Tristan Tzara
Tristan Tzara ([tʁistɑ̃ dzaʁa]; [trisˈtan ˈt͡sara]; born Samuel or Samy Rosenstock, also known as S. Samyro; April 16 [O.S. April 4] 1896 – December 25, 1963) was a French avan...
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Jean Burger
Jean Burger, alias "Mario", was a member of the French Resistance during World War II. A member of the French communist party, he was born in Metz on 16 February 1907 and died at the Mittelbau-Dora co...
Frédéric Joliot-Curie
Jean Frédéric Joliot-Curie ([fʁe.de.ʁik ʒɔ.ljo ky.ʁi]; 19 March 1900 – 14 August 1958), born Jean Frédéric Joliot, was a French physicist, husband of Irène Joliot-Curie and Nobel laureate.
Born i...
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