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Hilda Martindale OBE (1875-1952)

Hilda Martindale OBE (1875-1952)

Hilda Martindale was a pioneering senior civil servant.

In 1933, Hilda Martindale joined the Treasury and became one of the first women to reach the higher levels of the Civil Service. She argued strongly for equal pay and for women to be given the right to choose to stay in work after marrying, and wrote several influential reports and books.

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