SOE Buckmaster, Maurice James

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By Ray Hildreth
Merrill's Marauders
By Gavin Mortimer

John Robertson

Administrator
Staff member
  • SURNAME
Buckmaster
  • FORENAME
Maurice James
  • UNIT
F Section SOE
  • RANK
T/Colonel
  • NUMBER
162719
  • AWARD
Officier de la Legion dHonneur (Fr),Croix de Guerre (Fr),Medaille de la Resistance (Fr),Legion of Merit (Fr),Legion of Merit-degree of Officer (US)
  • PLACE
WW2 service
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
parent unit Intelligence Corps
born 11.1.1902
educated Eton
moved to France
reporter for Le Martin
banker
senior manager,Ford Motor Company
British Army
BEF 1940
F Section SOE March 1941
Head of F Section September 1941
Head of SOE
died 1992
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