November 25, 2014

Pippa Latour award

Pippa Latour Doyle, who worked as a wireless operator to Claude de Baissac's SCIENTIST network across Normandy in 1944, has been made a Chevalier of the Legion d'Honneur.  

New Zealand Herald article: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11364119

Guardian article: http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/nov/25/new-zealand-spy-heroine-awarded-frances-highest-honour