Tag: Jacqueline Nearne

Carve their Names – update

Following the feature in The Whistler Oct/Nov issue about the Brighton-born SOE (Special Operations Executive) agents, in November I went to the grand unveiling ceremony organised by The Secret WW2 Learning Network. The great and the good of Brighton & Hove gathered at the Corn Exchange, with serving […]

West Hill born Secret Agent remembered

Sussex educational charity the Secret WW2 Learning Network will be honouring  four Brighton-born secret agents during Remembrance Week in November. The four agents are Lieutenant Jacqueline Nearne, Captain Edward Zeff and Captain Michael Trotobas who all operated clandestinely in German-occupied France; and Captain Ronald Taylor who served as […]