Noor Inayat Khan. Sufi Princess, children's book author, musician, Allied radio operator and spy. Noor returned to Paris in June 1943 as an Allied spy radio operator, only to be captured by the Gestapo in October. She was held in solitary confinement at Pforzheim. At the age of 29, ... Noor was executed at Dachau on September 13, 1944.
Best known for his victory in the Battle of Trafalgar (1805), where he also lost his life, Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson is England's perhaps most famous admiral. A superb strategist, but also tactician, Nelson fought many battles and won several decisive victories. Always in the line of fire alongside his men, Nelson lost an arm and one eye and was wounded numerous times. His legacy remains very much alive and influential.