1920 – 2002 • France
Human rights • Resistance Activist
Resistance activist and survivor of Ravensbruck she became a leading campaigner against poverty and was president of the ATD Charity from 1964 to 1998;
A commemorative plaque was placed at 4 rue Michelet on International Women’s Day.
De-Gaulle Anthonioz was the first woman to be awareded the Grand Cross of the Legion of Honor, Germaine Tillion was the second.