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Cyanide In My Shoe; The Story of 'Jay Bee', the Only Woman in Churchill's Secret Circle

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This is a fascinating true story of Josephine Butler "Jay Bee" who was in Winston Churchill's"Secret Circle" group during WWII. A group so secret that only a hand full of people knew anything about it! Her family, firends or even work collegues knew nothing.
Jay Bee was dropped behind enemy lines time and again to collect secret information to help with the War effort. She went through rigorous training and ran groups of men in the French resistance for the duration of the war. She learnt to kill and had to carry a Cyanide tablet in her shoe, in case she was captured. She was to take the tablet rather than fall into German hands. The information she gathered was of enormous help to Churchill and she contributed massively to our chances of winning the war. A truly remarkable woman.

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Author(s):
Josephine Butler
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2000
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
205
Publisher:
This England
Title:
Cyanide In My Shoe; The Story of 'Jay Bee', the Only Woman in Churchill's Secret Circle

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This is a fascinating true story of Josephine Butler "Jay Bee" who was in Winston Churchill's"Secret Circle" group during WWII. A group so secret that only a hand full of people knew anything about it! Her family, firends or even work collegues knew nothing.
Jay Bee was dropped behind enemy lines time and again to collect secret information to help with the War effort. She went through rigorous training and ran groups of men in the French resistance for the duration of the war. She learnt to kill and had to carry a Cyanide tablet in her shoe, in case she was captured. She was to take the tablet rather than fall into German hands. The information she gathered was of enormous help to Churchill and she contributed massively to our chances of winning the war. A truly remarkable woman.

Author(s):
Josephine Butler
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2000
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
205
Publisher:
This England
Title:
Cyanide In My Shoe; The Story of 'Jay Bee', the Only Woman in Churchill's Secret Circle

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