Documentation Center

Thematic Units

Political prisoners

The database, built on records existing in the Special Military Tribunal (created by the Decree – Law 23 203, 6.11.1933), accounts for the political prisoners tried by this court between 1933 and 1945.

List of Defendants – Political Prisoners

Thousands of political prisoners passed here between 1926 and 1965.

Full version available at the Documentation Center

Documentation Centre of the Museum of Aljube
Rua Augusto Rosa, 42 • 1100-059 Lisboa

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Schedule: Tuesday to Friday, from 10h00 to 18h00 – it closes for lunch from 13h00 to 14h00.

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