FRANCE Vourc'h, Marguerite Marie Jeanne

John Robertson

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Staff member
  • SURNAME
Vourc'h
  • FORENAME
Marguerite Marie Jeanne
  • UNIT
Resistance
  • RANK
Civilian
  • NUMBER
  • AWARD
Chevalier de la Legion dHonneur
  • PLACE
France (awarded 2003)
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
born 25.1.1926 Plomodiern,Finistere,France
daughter of Dr Antoine Vourc'h
brother of Francis and Guy Vourc'h of 4 Commando,British Army
courier for Resistance 1941-44
educated University of Paris
married James Garden 1949 (died 1992) (7 children)
moved to Carluke,Lanarkshire,Scotland
moved to Braidwood,Lanarkshire
moved to Lanark 1965
Woman of the Year award 2003
died 5.5.2010



 
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