Odette Hallowes GC, MBE, part 3

Odette Hallowes GC, MBE, part 3

Personal memories of Odette Hallowes. Odette Hallowes GC, MBE, Legion d’honneur (28 April 1912 – 13 March 1995) was an Allied Intelligence agent during World War 2. In this final part of a three part series, her Granddaughter, Sophie, shares personal memories of Odette. To me and Odette’s other grandchildren, Odette was always just Minou, […]

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Odette Hallowes GC, MBE, part 2

Odette Hallowes GC, MBE, part 2

Odette Hallowes remembered by her granddaughter. Odette Hallowes GC, MBE, Legion d’honneur (28 April 1912 – 13 March 1995) was an Allied Intelligence agent during World War 2. In this second of a three part series, her granddaughter, Sophie, shares Odette’s story. On 16th April 1943, Odette and Peter Churchill were betrayed by a Double […]

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Odette Hallowes GC, MBE

Odette Hallowes GC, MBE

Odette Hallowes remembered by her granddaughter. Odette Hallowes GC, MBE, Legion d’honneur (28 April 1912 – 13 March 1995) was an Allied Intelligence agent during World War 2. In this three part series, her granddaughter, Sophie, shares Odette’s story. Odette was born in 1912 in Northern France and it was never her intention to be […]

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