Frances A. Murray. She joined the American Red Cross in 1943 and was sent to England aboard the Queen Mary. Assigned to an air base near Dover, England, she ran the Aero Club for pilots and mechanics. She later served in France and witnessed the liberation of the Buchenwald concentration camp in Germany ~
During World War II, Josephine Baker served with the French Red Cross and was an active member of the French resistance movement. Using her career as a cover Baker became an intelligence agent, carrying secret messages written in invisible ink on her sheet music. She was awarded honor of the Croix de Guerre, and received a Medal of the Resistance in 1946.
Red Cross Transport Driver. May 1943