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By Francis J Suttill

In may well 1940 Francis Suttill used to be commissioned into the East Surrey regiment of the British military. He was once later recruited by way of the SOE, and after being knowledgeable through the summer season of 1942, Suttill used to be selected to create a brand new resistance community in northern France, dependent in Paris, with the operational identify general practitioner. His code identify used to be Prosper and his assumed id used to be François Desprées. The circuit of brokers grew quick till June 1943, while the Gestapo found letters, directions, crystal units and addresses in a vehicle and fake identification papers in an residence. Over the following 3 months, extra then 80 brokers died or have been killed, as a rule in focus camps. significant Suttill DSO will be killed in Sachsenhausen in could 1945. Rumours of betrayal through MI6, even of the involvement of Winston Churchill, have abounded ever considering the fact that. For the 1st time, significant Suttill’s son tells the complete tale of the tragedy basing his meticulous examine on fundamental sources.

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