Martha Mohlakoane

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Mrs Martha Mohlakoane

Synopsis:

ANC member and a leader of Orange Free State women in the anti-pass campaign

Title: 
Mrs
First name: 
Martha
Last name: 
Mohlakoane
Date of birth: 
1906
Location of birth: 
Orange Free State,South Africa

Mohlakoane was born in 1906 to a family of farm squatters. She worked in domestic service for 22 years. Mohlakoane joined the African National Congress in 1939 and was one of the leaders of the Orange Free State women in the anti-pass campaign.

Last updated : 30-May-2018

This article was produced by South African History Online on 17-Feb-2011

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