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Brossolette, Pierre

Date of birth:
June 25th, 1903 (Paris, France)
Date of death:
March 22nd, 1944 (Hôpital de la Salpêtrière, Paris, France)
Buried on:
French War Graves Cimetière du Père-Lachaise
Nationality:
French (1870-present, Republic)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
1940
Bronze palm
Croix de Guerre (1939-1945)
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Commandant (Major)
Unit:
F Section, Special Operations Executive (SOE), British Government
Awarded on:
October 17th, 1942
l' Ordre de la Libération
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Unit:
F Section, Special Operations Executive (SOE), British Government
Awarded on:
May 25th, 1943
2 citations : 1 bronze star 11.07.1940 + 1 vermeil palm 25.05.1943
vermeil palm
Croix de Guerre (1939-1945)
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
April 19th, 1945
Chevalier de l' Ordre National de la Legion d'Honneur
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
with clasps "France" "Libération"
Médaille Commemorative de la Guerre 1939-1945

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