Nancy Wake - a British agent during the later part of World War II. She became a leading figure in the maquis groups of the French Resistance and was one of the Allies' most decorated servicewomen of the war. By Wake was the Gestapo's most wanted person.
Nancy Wake on her decision to fight the Nazis: "I resolved there and then that if I ever had the chance I would do anything, however big or small, stupid or dangerous, to try and make things more difficult for their rotten party." Excerpt from her memoir.
The incredible Nancy Wake. She was a powerful WWII Nazi hunter and member of the French resistance. At one point she was most wanted and most-hated by the Nazis. They called her "The White Mouse" because she always escaped them. she is fascinating!
Resistance heroine who led 7,000 men against the Nazis
Oh Australia! "I told the government they could stick their medals where the monkey puts it nuts" - Resistance heroine who led men against the Nazis. Nancy Wake, the Second World War's most decorated woman, died at the age of 98 in
Nancy Wake was the Allies' most decorated servicewoman of WWII, and the Gestapo’s most-wanted person. Code-named 'The White Mouse', she led an army of Maquis troops in guerrilla warfare to sabotage the Nazis