Alice McGrath

Female, Deceased Person

1917 – 2009

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Who was Alice McGrath?

Alice Greenfield McGrath, also known as Alice Greenfield, was an American activist who first gained fame in connection with the 1942 case of the Sleepy Lagoon Murder. She was the executive secretary of the Sleepy Lagoon Defense Committee from 1942–1944. She later married blacklisted poet Thomas McGrath, organized a pro bono legal service organization in Ventura County, California, and led 86 missions to Nicaragua in the 1980s and 1990s.

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Born
Apr 5, 1917
Calgary
Also known as
  • Alice Greenfield
  • Alice Greenfield McGrath
Spouses
Nationality
  • Canada
Profession
Education
  • Los Angeles City College
Died
Nov 27, 2009
Ventura

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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