Support the new Republic of Guinea-Bissau - PAIGC - unidade e luta - African Liberation Support Committee

Support the new Republic of Guinea-Bissau - PAIGC - unidade e luta - African Liberation Support Committee

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by African Liberation Support Committee
United States
1973 or 1974
Type: Button
Coverage in Africa: Guinea-Bissau
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
The PAIGC declared the independence of Guinea-Bissau on September 24, 1973. The PAIGC had been waging an armed struggle for independence from Portugal and had liberated much of the country. The war continued but on September 10, 1974 the Portuguese recognized the independence of Guinea-Bissau. Size: 2-1/8 inches across.
Collection: Private collection of David Wiley and Christine Root