Bloody Violent History

Twentieth Century Heroines

Episode Summary

"I have no fear or shrinking; I have seen death so often it is not strange, or fearful to me!" Edith Cavell

Episode Notes

Many are names in the wartime Hall of Fame.  Yet others have faded from view and collective memory.  All are heroines and all sacrificed much in two world wars to defend their country and help others in need.  As nurses or secret agents, from Edith Cavell to Violette Szabo, they stand as extraordinary examples of courage, fortitude and duty

So it Goes

Tom Assheton & James Jackson


Readings by David Hartley:

Violette Szarbo Code Poem

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