ONLINE MEETING - Sacrifice and Rememberance

Wed 12th August 2020 at 7.00 pm - 8.00 pm

Violette Reine Elizabeth Szabo . Speaker Jeremy Prescott

Violette Reine Elizabeth Szabo GC (née Bushell; 26 June 1921 – c. 5 February 1945) was a British/French Special Operations Executive (SOE) agent during the Second World War and a posthumous recipient of the George Cross.

On her second mission into occupied France, Szabo was captured by the German army, interrogated, tortured and deported to Ravensbrück concentration camp in Germany, where she was executed