Code talker
Code talkers are people in the 20th century who used obscure languages as a means of secret communication during wartime. The term is now usually associated with the United States soldiers during the ...
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René Joyeuse
René Joyeuse (17 January 1920 – 12 June 2012) was a Swiss, French and American soldier, physician and researcher, who distinguished himself as an agent of Allied intelligence in German-occupied France...
Elisabeth Schumacher
Elisabeth Schumacher, née Hohenemser, (April 28, 1904 — December 22, 1942) was an artist and resistance fighter in the Third Reich. She belonged to the Red Orchestra (Rote Kapelle) resistance group.
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Hans Coppi
Hans Coppi (25 January 1916, Berlin – 22 December 1942) was a German Red Orchestra resistance fighter against the Third Reich.
Coppi, whose parents Robert and Frieda were members of the Comm...
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Navajo code talkers
Code talkers are people in the 20th century who used obscure languages as a means of secret communication during wartime. The term is now usually associated with the United States soldiers during the ...
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Camp X
Camp X was the unofficial name of a Second World War paramilitary and commando training installation, on the northwestern shore of Lake Ontario between Whitby and Oshawa in Ontario, Canada. The area i...
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Liane Berkowitz
Liane Berkowitz (7 August 1923 in Berlin - 5 August 1943) was a German resistance fighter (Red Orchestra).
Liane Berkowitz was the daughter of conductor Victor Vasilyev and his singing teacher wif...
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Operation Paperclip
Operation Paperclip was the Office of Strategic Services (OSS) program in which over 1,500 German scientists, technicians, and engineers from Nazi Germany and other foreign countries were brought to t...
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Operation Z (1944)
Operation Z was a defensive plan put into place by the Japanese during World War II to defend the Marianas Islands, and in particular, Saipan.
Early in 1944 the United States military, after land...
Military Intelligence Service (United States)
The Military Intelligence Service (Japanese: 陸軍情報部) was a World War II U.S. military unit consisting of two branches, the Japanese American Unit described here and the German-Austrian Unit based a...
Red Orchestra (espionage)
The Red Orchestra (German: Die Rote Kapelle) was the name given by the Gestapo to an anti-Nazi resistance movement in Berlin, as well as to Soviet espionage rings operating in German-occupied Euro...
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Double Cross System
The Double-Cross System, or XX System, was a World War II anti-espionage and deception operation of the British Security Service, a civilian organisation usually referred to by its cover title MI5. Na...
Pierre Villon
Pierre Villon (August 27, 1901 in Soultz-Haut-Rhin, Haut-Rhin – November 6, 1980 in Vallauris, Alpes-Maritimes) was a member of the French Communist Party and of the French Resistance during the...
Double-Cross System
The Double-Cross System, or XX System, was a World War II anti-espionage and deception operation of the British Security Service, a civilian organisation usually referred to by its cover title MI5. Na...
Benson House
Benson House is a three-story, red-shingled wood-frame home in Wading River, New York, situated on the North Shore of Long Island, on a 150-foot-high bluff overlooking Long Island Sound. From 1942 un...
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Dušan Popov
Dušan "Duško" Popov OBE (Serbian Cyrillic: Душан "Душко" Попов; 10 July 1912 – 10 August 1981) was a Serbian double agent working for MI5 during World War II under the code name "Tricycle" and th...
Triplex (espionage)
Triplex or XXX was the code name of a British espionage operation in World War II which involved secretly copying the contents of diplomatic pouches of neutral countries. Due to travel security restri...
Choctaw code talkers
The Choctaw code talkers were a group of Choctaw Indians from Oklahoma who pioneered the use of Native American languages as military code. Their exploits took place during the waning days of World Wa...
Arthur Owens
Arthur Graham Owens, later known as Arthur Graham White (14 April 1899 – 24 December 1957) was a Welsh double agent for the Allies during the Second World War. He was working for MI5 while appea...
Andrzej Kowerski
Andrzej Kowerski ([ˈandʐɛi̯ kɔˈvɛrski]; Łabunie, Zamość County, Lublin Province, eastern Poland, 18 May 1912 – 8 December 1988, Munich) was a Polish Army officer and SOE agent during World War I...