WAKE, Nancy Grace Augusta
Also known as: The White Mouse
Died: 7/08/2011Special Achievements:
Recipient of USA Medal of Freedom, British George Medal, French Croix de Guerre with Palm (x 2) and Croix de Guerre with Star and Resistance Medal.
1988 - Chevalier of the Legion of Honour (France's highest award).
In French Resistance during World War II. Known as 'White Mouse'.
Heroine of World War II.
FitzSimons, Peter. (2001, July). The White Mouse That Roaded. The Australian Women’s Weekly, 91-92.
Charles pays Nancy’s $221,000 hotel bill. Northern Territory News. February 11, 2003:14.