Tuesday, 20 November 2007

Concha Perez

Concha Perez (seated) 92.

Anarchist member of Les Dones del 36 (The Women of 36) an association formed in 1997 to explain the experiences of Republican women during the Spanish Civil War, Concha fought with the CNT at the Aragon front until the women were ordered back to the rearguard where she spent the rest of the war as an active member and worker in a collectivized factory. She was an adviser to Ken Loach for his film "Land and Freedom."

Standing on the far left is Durruti´s daughter Collette.

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