Manuel Joaquim Nogueira was born on December 26, 1894 in Funchal, he was a merchant.
He was arrested, for the first time, in January 1937, “for investigations”, with the command of the PSP in Funchal. In June of that year, he was transferred to the Peniche prison and, 10 days later, to the North Redoubt of Forte de Caxias. In February 1938, he was transferred to the 1st squad, returning three days later to the Fort of Caxias.
He was tried and sentenced to three years of exile and a fine of 1000$00.
In April 1938, he was transferred to the Peniche prison, returned to the 1st squadron, and in June 1938 he was again transferred to the prison depot in Angra do Heroísmo.
On May 24, 1940, he entered the Civil Hospital of Angra do Heroísmo and it was #inthisday May 30, 1940 that he died, he was 46 years old.