Eileen Nearne

 

 

Age: 89

 

Summary: British heroine in the story of Nazi-occupied France considered as one of the secret agents who helped to prepare the French resistance for the D-Day landings in June 1944 by operating a secret radio link from Paris that was used to organize weapons drops to the resistance and to shuttle messages back and forth between them and controllers in London.

 

 

Cause of Death: Apparent heart attack

 

Born: March 15, 1921

 

Died: September 2, 2010

 

Location: Torquay, England