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.

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    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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