DAVID WEBSTER HOUSE

Anthropologist and activist David Webster lived here from 1986 until his assassination three years later. Dr Webster played a leading role in the Detainees' Parents Support Committee, the United Democratic Front and affiliated organsisations. He co-founded the Five Freedoms Forum formed as a home for whites in the struggle for democracy. On 1 May 1989, he was gunned down outside this house by an agent of the apartheid regime. Unveiled 23 March 2013
13 Eleanor Street, Troyeville
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