Andrée Peel Andrée Peel (February 3, 1905 – March 5, 2010) was one of a couple of women known as Agent Rose (the other being Eileen Nearne).
Angela Piskernik Angela Piskernik (27 August 1886 – 23 December 1967) was an Austro-Yugoslav botanist and conservationist.
Anna de Waal Anna de Waal (25 November 1906, Culemborg - 22 March 1981, Arnhem), was a Dutch politician (Catholic party).
August Froehlich August Froehlich (26 January 1891 – 22 June 1942) was a German Roman Catholic priest.
Branka Jurca Branka Jurca (24 May 1914 – 6 March 1999) was a Slovene writer, best known for her work for children and young adults.
Charlotte Delbo Charlotte Delbo, (10 August 1913 – 1 March 1985), was a French writer chiefly known for her haunting memoirs of her time as a prisoner in Auschwitz, where she was sent for her activities as a me...
Corrie ten Boom Cornelia "Corrie" ten Boom (Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 15 April 1892 – Placentia, California, 15 April 1983) was a Dutch Christian who, along with her father and other family members, helped ma...
Countess Karolina Lanckorońska Countess Karolina Maria Adelajda Franciszka Ksawera Małgorzata Edina Lanckorońska (born 11 August 1898, Gars am Kamp, Lower Austria — 25 August 2002, Rome, Italy) was a Polish World War II resis...
Eileen Nearne Eileen Mary "Didi" Nearne MBE (15 March 1921 – 2 September 2010 (date body found)) was a member of the UK's Special Operations Executive (SOE) during World War II. She served in occupied F...
Elizabeth Jaranyi Elizabeth Ester Jaranyi (née: Herczfeld) (born on February 19, 1918, in Nagykanizsa, Austria-Hungary) is known for being a survivor of concentration camps during the Holocaust and for her memoir...
Geneviève de Gaulle-Anthonioz Geneviève de Gaulle-Anthonioz (October 25, 1920 - February 14, 2002), was a niece of General Charles de Gaulle, a member of the French Resistance, and the president of ATD Quart Monde.
Germaine Tillion Germaine Tillion (May 30, 1907 – April 18, 2008) was a French ethnologist, best known for her work in Algeria in the 1950s on behalf of the French government.
Halina Birenbaum Halina Birenbaum (born 1929) is a Holocaust survivor, writer, poet and translator.
Hanna Zemer Hanna Zemer was an Israeli journalist.She was Editor-in-Chief of Davar from 1970 until 1990, the first female editor-in-chief of a major Israeli newspaper.
Henriette Bie Lorentzen Henriette Bie Lorentzen (18 July 1911 – 23 August 2001), born Anna Henriette Wegner Haagaas, was a Norwegian humanist, peace activist, feminist, editor, one of the founders of the Nansen A...
Hjalmar Schacht Hjalmar Horace Greeley Schacht (22 January 1877 – 3 June 1970) was a German economist, banker, liberal politician, and co-founder in 1918 of the German Democratic Party.
Jurek Becker Jurek Becker (September 30, 1937 – March 14, 1997) was a Polish-born German writer, film-author and GDR dissident.
Józefa Kantor Józefa Kantor was a Polish teacher, Scoutmaster founder of the Girl Scouts group "Mury".
Karl Seitz Karl Seitz (September 4, 1869 – February 3, 1950) was an Austrian politician of the Social Democratic Workers' Party, member of the Imperial Council, President of the National Council and the first President of Austria.
Kirsten Brunvoll Kirsten Brunvoll (24 December 1895 – 1976) was a Norwegian resistance member, Nacht und Nebel prisoner, Nazi concentration camp survivor and World War II memoirist.
Kitty Grande Kitty Margarete Grande (née Sørensen, later Lorange, finally Fitte; 22 March 1919 – 26 January 1999) was a Gestapo agent in Trondheim, Norway during World War II. She was a member of the group '...
Laure Diebold Laure Diebold, sometimes written Laure Diebolt (10 January 1915 – 17 October 1965) was a high-profile female member of the French Resistance during World War II. She was also the...
Leopold Engleitner Leopold Engleitner (July 23, 1905 – April 21, 2013) was a Holocaust survivor and conscientious objector who spoke publicly on his experiences with students.
Lille Graah Anne Knudsdatter "Lille" Graah (22 January 1908 – 19 January 2001) was a Norwegian journalist, radio announcer and reporter.
Lise Børsum Milly Elise "Lise" Børsum (18 September 1908 – 29 August 1985) was a Norwegian resistance member during World War II, survivor from the Ravensbrück concentration camp, and known for her wr...
Lise London Lise London (February 15, 1916 – March 31, 2012) was a French, Communist politician and activist.
Maja Berezowska Maja Berezowska (born April 13, 1893 or 1898 in Baranowicze - May 31, 1978 in Warsaw) was a Polish painter.
Margarete Buber-Neumann Margarete Buber-Neumann (21 October 1901 - 6 November 1989), was a member of the Communist Party of Germany during the years of the Weimar Republic.
Margrete Aamot Øverland Margrete Aamot Øverland (11 February 1913 - 1978) was a Norwegian resistance member during the Second World War, and later editor of the Riksmål newspaper Frisprog.
Mariya Bayda Mariya Karpovna Bayda was a World War II scout in the Crimea.
Mary Lindell Mary Lindell (1895-1986), also known as the Comtesse de Milleville, the Comtesse de Moncy and Marie-Claire was a British-born nurse who lived in France and worked independently against the Nazis...
Mirjana Gross Mirjana Gross (born Mirjam Gross; May 22, 1922 – July 23, 2012) was notable Croatian Jewish historian and writer.
Odette Hallowes Odette Sansom Hallowes GC, MBE, Chevalier de la légion d'honneur (28 April 1912—13 March 1995) was an Allied heroine of the Second World War.
Otto Gessler Otto Karl Gessler (or Geßler) (6 February 1875 – 24 March 1955) was a liberal German politician during the Weimar Republic.
Rena Kornreich Gelissen Rena Kornreich Gelissen, born Rena Kornreich (24 August 1920 – 8 August 2006), was a Polish-born Jew, known for her memoir, Rena's Promise: A Story of Sisters in Auschwitz, her s...
Richard Rudolph (concentration camp survivor) Richard Rudolph (born June 11, 1911) is the last surviving victim of “double persecution” in that he was incarcerated for nearly nine years in Nazi prisons and concentration camps and then was i...
Rose Van Thyn Rozette Lopes-Dias Van Thyn (September 19, 1921 – June 27, 2010), known as Rose Van Thyn, was a survivor of the World War II Auschwitz concentration camp in Poland, who as a naturalized Un...
Sylvia Salvesen Sylvia Salvesen (25 January 1890 – 1973) was a member of the high society in Norway, and a resistance pioneer during World War II. She was arrested and sent to the Ravensbrück concentratio...
Vera Albreht Vera Albreht (12 February 1895 – 25 May 1971) was a Slovene poet, writer, publicist and translator.
Violette Lecoq Violette Lecoq (1912 – 2003) was a French nurse, illustrator, and a resistance member during World War II. She is known for her drawings from the Ravensbrück concentration camp, which were...
Virginia d'Albert-Lake Virginia d'Albert-Lake (ca. 1910 - 20 September 1997) was notable for her work as a member of the anti-Nazi French Resistance during World War II.