Sleeping with the enemy: Collaborator Girls
Please refresh the page and retry. This period began on June 26, , with approximately , people sentenced to various punishments. There are documents suggesting that Coco — who was around 60 years old during the war — collaborated with the Germans. Shots of troops near road sign indicating Toulon. But she did little otherwise to disguise herself. Civilians helped the authorities by providing information about suspects they had seen and recognized.
The forgotten women of the French resistance
From to , Nazi Germany occupied northern and western parts of France, in what to this day remains a source of deep humiliation for the country. Be the first to correct or edit this clip's info! Heatwave warnings extended across France as temperatures edge higher. See his photography here and follow him FelipeDLH. The declaration of war came just two days after the German army invaded and annexed Poland. View large photo add to lightbox.
Similar to the vigilante gangs that punished men who collaborated with the occupiers, groups would band together to judge women by parading them in the public square. A Life on Film Russia: We always welcome comments and more information about our films. This episode in French history continues to provoke shame and unease and as a result has never been the subject of a thorough examination. Please Register or Log in to add a comment. Remembering frantically typing out propaganda posters calling for insurrection which needed circulating across the city. Shopping Cart Shopping cart is empty.