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Mansell Edith

Edith Mansell Edith worked at Cadbury’s where she was a long-term activist for the Transport and General Workers Union. A highly motivated trades unionist, she would go to work early so as to meet members […]

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Mann Tom

Tom Mann Tom Mann was of one British trades unionism’s most famous figures. He was born on 15th April 1856, in what is now a suburb of Coventry, the son of a clerk who worked […]

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Malone Cecil (Lt. Col) MP

Colonel Cecil Malone MP Lieutenant-Colonel Cecil J L’Estrange Malone MP was elected for East Leyton in 1918 as a Coalition Liberal candidate. As a Coalition Liberal, he found himself a member of the virulently anti-communist […]

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Maley Jimmy

Jimmy Maley James Maley was born on February 19, 1908. His father, Ned, was from Mayo and his mother, Anne Sherlock, a Glaswegian. Raised in Stevenson Street in the Calton district of Glasgow’s east end, […]

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Mahon John

John Mahon John Mahon was born in Dublin in 1901, the son of John Lincoln Mahon, a comrade of both William Morris and Frederick Engels. The family soon moved to London, where they lived at […]

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Maggs Dai

Dai Maggs A Communist Party member from the Sirhowy District of Monmouthsire, Maggs became a part-time Daily Worker sales organiser in the late 1930s.

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McManus Arthur

Arthur McManus was born in Belfast in 1891 but within months his family relocated to Scotland. He was editor of the SLP journal, `The Glasgow Socialist’ and a fitter and member of the ASE. One of the leaders of […]

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Mack J D

J D Mack J D Mack was a leading member of the early Communist Party in Leeds. A member of the Labour Party, he led a group of Communists in the Central division of Leeds […]

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MacEwan Malcolm

Malcolm MacEwan MacEwan, who was born on December 24th 1911, came from an affluent Highland family in Scotland. He was the son of the leading Scottish Nationalist Sir Alexander MacEwen. Paradoxically however, but dispaing his […]