D'Aquino was sent to the Federal Reformatory for Women at Alderson, West Virginia, where Mildred Gillars, an America citizen who had broadcast for the Nazis during the war and was known as Axis Sally
, was also being held (see the sidebar for more).
6) (a) Axis Sally
; (b) Mata Hari; (c) Violet Szabo (George Cross recipient and heroine of the French Resistance, she was executed by the Gestapo at age 23 on or about February 5, 1945); (d) Tokyo Rose; (e) The "other" Axis Sally
Convinced that the woman before them was none other than Axis Sally
, Ehalt refused to permit the men to cooperate without first obtaining permission from the senior American officer in the region.
From Rosie the Riveter to Axis Sally
, women in World War II have been depicted as everything from defense workers and keepers of the home front to spies and demoralizers of American troops.
Sweeney General Ned Almond Robert John Burke Huggs Omari Antonutti Ludovico Omero Antonutti Rodolfo Sergio Albelli Axis Sally
Alexandra Maria Lara
was the Allied soldiers' name for Mildred Gillars, a pro-Nazi American actress with a sultry voice.
The case of Japanese propagandist Tokyo Rose is well known but this book takes a look at the little-known story of Axis Sally
, the German-based version of a female American collaborator.
American women--Tokyo Rose in the Pacific and Axis Sally
in Europe--broadcast Japanese and Nazi propaganda over the radio to US servicemen stationed overseas.
Sheeran describes propaganda ploys by the Germans, including his own abortive interview with the treasonous German-American radio broadcaster Axis Sally
2) (a) Mata Hari; (b) Tokyo Rose; (c) HRH Princess Elizabeth; (d) Axis Sally
Richard Lucas's biography Axis Sally
goes some way toward explaining at least one American Nazi collaborator's story.