Noor Inayat Khan

Hon. Assistant Section Officer Noor Inayat Khan (code name Madeleine), George Cross, MiD, Croix de Guerre avec Etoile de Vermeil. Noor Inayat Khan served as a wireless operator with F Section, Special Operations Executive. Black and white image, with Noor smiling, facing the camera, in her unifrom.

Noor Inayat Khan – A British Spy – Fantastic Women Series

The first female wireless operator to be sent from the UK into occupied France to help the French Resistance during World War II.