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The victims' index provides a comprehensive listing of the known victims of politically motivated crimes during the apartheid era, as identified through the TRC.


The list provides detailed information related to personal loss, death or injury, as well as the victim's age at the time of the incident.

TRC Victims - Letter U

ULASSI, Rooplall46Was stabbed and burnt to death by UDF supporters in Phoenix, Durban, on 13 August 1985 in political conflict between the Indian and the black communities in this area. References
UNKNOWN, Nomsa, possibly known as Shirley MASONDOWas assaulted during interrogation by Witwatersrand Security Branch operatives at John Vorster Square, Johannesburg. Was detained in connection with a bomb blast at the Cafe Zurich on 4 October 1987 and was later sentenced to ten years’ imprisonment. One Security Branch operative was granted amnesty (AC/2001/242).References
USE, Iva44Was shot and seriously injured by IFP supporters at an Easter service in Bhambayi, near KwaMashu, Durban, in 1994 during political conflict in the run-up to the April 1994 elections. References
UYS, Jacobus StephanusAn AWB member who was killed by members of the Bophuthatswana Police in Mafikeng, Bophuthatswana, on 11 March 1994. One perpetrator was granted amnesty (AC/1999/0239). See Bophuthatswana invasion. References
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