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Claire Gung
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Birth: Nov. 3, 1904, Germany
Death: Feb. 6, 1985
Kampala
Central, Uganda

Claire Gung was born in Germany, fled to England during World War II and served as a nurse. She became a Baha'i there. When Shoghi Effendi called for Baha'is to open Africa she moved to Tanzania. Later she moved to Uganda where she started a Kindergarten school. She was affectionately known as "Auntie Claire". She is burried in the Baha'i Cemetary in Kampala, by the Mother Temple of Africa.

Her biography is included here:

Morgan, A. (1997). Claire Gung: Mother of Africa. Johannesburg, National Spiritual Assembly of the Bahá'ís of South Africa. 
 
Burial:
The National Bahá'í Cemetery of Uganda
Kampala
Central, Uganda
 
Created by: Maeve
Record added: Feb 24, 2009
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Claire Gung
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- Mary Frances
 Added: Apr. 21, 2016
To honor the ancestors who worked with Claire in serving the children of Uganda and to offer a prayer for blessings and guidance for the future of all children in Uganda.
- Chris Kavelin
 Added: Apr. 4, 2015

- Rita
 Added: Sep. 25, 2009
 
 
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