Category: Special Operations Executive

Categories: United Kingdom Political History

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The Special Operations Executive (SOE) was a British World War II organisation. Following Cabinet approval, it was officially formed by Minister of Economic Warfare Hugh Dalton on 22 July 1940, to conduct espionage, sabotage and reconnaissance in occupied Europe against the Axis powers, and to aid local resistance movement.

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Person Profiles (25)

A

27 Aug 1915 London, England, United Kingdom - 29 Mar 1945

B

26 Mar 1904 Beurlay, Charente-Maritime, France - 05 Sep 1944
21 Jan 1916 Paris XVI, Paris, France - 05 Feb 1945 photo
28 Apr 1912 Amiens, Somme, Picardie, France - 13 Mar 1995 photo
26 Jun 1921 Paris, Île-de-France, France - 05 Feb 1945 photo

C

14 Jan 1909 - 01 May 1972
1914 Stockholm, Sweden - 1997

D

12 Feb 1911 Sutton, Surrey, England, United Kingdom - 27 Oct 2006

G

30 Apr 1899 London, England - Feb 1945

H

15 Apr 1918 Kensington, London, England - 25 Sep 2006
19 Nov 1897 South Africa - 17 Apr 1945

I

02 Jan 1914 St. Petersburg, Russian Empire - 13 Sep 1944 photo

M

abt 19 Jul 1914 Guelph, Wellington, Ontario, Canada - 14 Sep 1944
30 Jan 1910 - 24 Nov 1995

N

15 Mar 1921 Fulham, London, England, United Kingdom - 02 Sep 2010 photo
27 May 1916 Brighton, Sussex, England, United Kingdom - 15 Aug 1982 photo
16 May 1920 Bergen, Hordaland, Norway - 27 Jun 2000 photo

P

28 May 1915 Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada - 14 Sep 1944

Q

07 Sep 1913 Ainsdale, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom - 20 Oct 1989

R

27 May 1918 Moscow, Russia - Mar 1944 photo
30 Aug 1919 Ålesund, Møre og Romsdal, Norge - 21 Oct 2018

S

25 Aug 1923 Vonda, Saskatchewan, Canada - 08 Sep 2012

W

30 Aug 1912 Roseneath, Wellington, New Zealand - 07 Aug 2011 photo
25 Feb 1912 Wednesbury, Staffordshire, England - 01 Feb 1975
24 Jun 1914 Paris, France - 24 Feb 2008 photo




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