Keyword: Jean-Louis Cremieux-Brilhac

French WWII Resistance hero Jean-Louis Crémieux-Brilhac dies aged 98

A key member of General de Gaulle's Free French Forces in London, Crémieux-Brilhac later led a career in politics and as a historian.

The man who prepared France for D-Day

Soldier Jean-Louis Cremieux-Brilhac wrote up the invasion instructions for the French people that were broadcast via the BBC.