WWII Heroines: Violette Szabo

On the 26th of June 1921, Violette Szabo, daughter of an English cabbie and a French dressmaker was born in Paris. Raised in Britain, she married at a young age, but lost her husband when he was ki…

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9 thoughts on “WWII Heroines: Violette Szabo

    1. I’ve always been furious that it was McKenna! So wrong. But I guess she was cast because she was flavour of the month at the time. And, of course, it marks one of Scofield’s rare film appearances.


    1. Pleasure. I’m glad you’ve heard of her now! Between you and me, I’d meant for this to be posted on my history blog but I was away for the weekend and haven’t got used to how to do things on my iPad! Whoops.

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