Τρίτη, 5 Ιουλίου 2016

Seventeen-year-old Simone Segouin, the French partisan known by her nom de guerre “Nicole Minet,” with her German submachine gun MP40.






Throughout the war she was an active resistance member and killed an unknown (but presumably high) number of Germans and captured 25 POWs during the fall of Chartres. After the liberation of Paris in August 1944 she was promoted to lieutenant and awarded the Croix de guerre.
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