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Kate Vigurs | Mission France: The True History of the Women of the SOE

Start Date

Thursday 21st Oct 2021 16:00 PM

End Date

Thursday 21st Oct 2021 17:00 PM

Location

The Crown Hotel, Crown Place, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG1 2RZ

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Dr. Kate Vigurs is a freelance historian, academic advisor, and researcher. Her postdoctoral research was used for the BBC World War One at Home series and makes regular appearances on television and radio. Kate is the author of Mission France: The True History of the Women of the SOE, telling the story of the thirty-nine female SOE agents who when ordered by Churchill to ‘set Europe ablaze’ went undercover in France, to conduct espionage, sabotage and reconnaissance.

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