I`ve found this statue of him apparently falling off a wall in Budapest. at 15 Mansfeld Peter (1941-59) and his family became victims of state terror. at 16 he became a freedom fighter to participate in the 1956 Revolution against Soviet oppression. at 17 he was betrayed and arrested by the dreaded Secret Police (AVH). he had to spend the remainder of his life in a political prison, called Hell's Hallway, to reach the legal age of 18 before his death penalty could be carried out. Peter Mansfeld was 18 when he was unjustly executed by the totalitarian regime of Hungary. today he is remembered as one of the national heroes of Hungary.
by Monika September. 01, 2009 4121 views