SOE Bodington, Nicolas Redner (Nick)

John Robertson

Administrator
Staff member
  • SURNAME
Bodington

  • FORENAME
Nicolas Redner (Nick)

  • UNIT
F Section SOE

  • RANK
Captain + Major

  • NUMBER
218656

  • AWARD
Officer of the Order of the British Empire,Member of the Order of the British Empire,Medaille de la Resistance Francaise

  • PLACE
France

  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
parent unit General List
born 6.6.1904 Paris,France
son of Oliver Bodington
first name often misspelt Nicholas
educated Cheltenham and Lincoln College
journalist in civilian life
worked for "Daily Express" 1930
believed to have served with MI5 in Paris prewar
SOE codename Jean
Pedlar Circuit (organiser)
M.B.E. 22.7.1943 (Captain)
O.B.E. 23.1.1947 (Major)
died 3.7.1974 Plymouth,Devon
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A Most Ungentlemanly Way of War: The SOE and the Canadian Connection
A Spy Has No Friends: To Save His Country, He Became the Enemy
Between Silk and Cyanide: A Codemaker's War 1941-45
Operation Autonomous: With S.O.E. in Wartime Romania
Agent Rose: The True Spy Story of Eileen Nearne, Britain's Forgotten Wartime Heroine
A Talent For Adventure
Christine: SOE Agent and Churchill's Favourite Spy: A Search for Christine Granville
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