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"Nicole" a French Partisan who captured 25 Nazis in the Chartres area, in addition to liquidating others, poses with an automatic rifle with which she is most proficient.

Simone Segouin, also known by her nom de guerre Nicole Minet, (born October 3, 1925 Thivars, Eure-et-Loir) was a French resistance fighter, in the Francs-Tireurs et Partisans group.

She was present at the fall of Chartres, on August 23, 1944, and liberation of Paris.[1] She was promoted to lieutenant, and awarded the Croix de guerre. A street in Courville-sur-Eure will be named for her.[2]


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Simone Segouin, French female partisan/resistance fighter, World War 2
French Resistance fighters, Paris 1944

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