Hardy George


A brief biography of George Hardy

by Graham Stevenson

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Born in 1885, Hardy joined the Communist Party in 1921 and was a member of the central committee during the 1930s.

He was the Secretary of Sussex District Communist Party in the late 1940s.  By the 1950s, he had retired and was a member of the South Norwood branch in the Surrey district.  

A member of the TGWU, he was Borough Committee Chair, a member of the District Committee and the International Affairs Committee. He was active in the British-Soviet Friendship Society.

By 1964 was living in London.

Source: Daily Worker 12th September 1961; other sources