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Last Survivor of Ludlow Massacre Dies

The Pueblo Chieftain Online – Pueblo, Colorado U.S.A

Mary Benich-McCleary, the last known survivor of the Ludlow Massacre, has died of a stroke. McCleary, 94, of Morgan City, La., died June 28. She was 18 months old when the Colorado militia attacked striking miners and their families on April 20, 1914, at the Ludlow mining camp north of Trinidad during a labor strike.

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