Spanish resistance

Capdevila, Ramon Vila, 1918-1963

Mugshot of Ramon Vila Capdevila.

A short biography of anarchist Ramon Vila Capdevila, ‘Caraquemada’, one of the last of the anti-Franco guerrillas to fall.

Casas, Juan Gomez, 1921-2001

Juan Gomez Casas.

A short biography of Juan Gomez Casas, underground militant, then first post-Franco Secretary General of the CNT and prolific writer and historian.

Sabaté Llopart, José, 1910-1949

José Sabaté Llopart.

A short biography of anarchist guerrilla fighter Jose Sabate Llopart - brother of the famous Sabate. Fighting in the Civil War and the Resistance, he was killed in a police ambush in 1949.

Launed, Felix Carrasquer, 1905-1993

Felix Carrasquer Launed.

A short biography of Spanish anarchist trade unionist and writer Felix Carrasquer Launed.

Mann, Enrique Martinez 'Quique', 1927-1947

Enrique Martinez Mann

Brief biographical information about Spanish anarchist and anti-Franco guerrilla movement fighter Enrique Martinez Mann, 'Quique'.

Meltzer, Albert, 1920-1996

Albert Meltzer

A short biography of British anarcho-syndicalist print worker Albert Meltzer, who was active providing support to the Spanish Resistance.

Mombiola, Maria, 1914-2000

Maria Mombiola

A short biography of Spanish anarchist Maria Mombiola, who fought in and assisted the Resistance to Franco.

Diez, Francisco Denis 'Catala', 1898-1949

Francisco Denis Diez 'Catala'

Brief biographical information about Spanish anarchist and anti-Franco guerrilla movement fighter Francisco Denis Diez, or 'Catala'.

Facerias, Jose Lluis, 'Face', 1920-1957

Jose Lluis Facerias aka 'Face'.

A short biography of Jose Lluis Facerias, 'Face', Spanish anarchist who fought in the Civil War and guerrilla resistance to Franco.

Feldman, Leah, 1899-1993

Leah Feldman

A biography of Polish-born anarchist Leah Feldman, nicknamed the "Makhnovist Granny" who tirelessly devoted her life for the cause of working class emancipation.