SOE Roe, Herbert Maurice

Nancy Wake
By Russell Braddon

John Robertson

Administrator
Staff member
  • SURNAME
Roe
  • FORENAME
Herbert Maurice
  • UNIT
F Section SOE
  • RANK
Sergeant
  • NUMBER
    6896269

  • AWARD
Military Medal,Mention in Despatches
  • PLACE
France 1944 (MM) Burma 1945 (MiD)​
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
parent unit King's Royal Rifle Corps
born 4.6.1917
employed by Cerebos Ltd prewar
Queen's Westminster/Civil Service Rifles (TA) 1938
2 Commando
served at Dieppe 1942
Small Scale Raiding Force 1942
SOE 1943
Jedburgh Teams (training only)
F Section SOE 1944
France July - October 1944
codename Maurice
Pedlar Circuit (w/t operator)
Force 136 SOE 1945​
Hyena group (Burma) (Jedburgh)​
Customs and Excise postwar​
married Wyn (died 2004) (5 children)​
died 6.5.2014​
 
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