Lyon

Plaque commémorative

Plaque in homage to Paul Bonnafoux. As a P1 agent of the Gallia network, he performed the function of emergency maildrop, and helped for undercover radio transmissions to London. After he was arrested, he was tortured, incarcerated and deported. He died in a camp on January 25, 1944.

Source: Bruno Permezel, Résistants à Lyon, Villeurbanne et aux alentours : 2824 engagements, BGA Permezel, 2003.

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Address : 21 rue Cavenne , 69007 Lyon
GPS Coordinates : 45.753044 , 4.83905
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Themes
  • Commemorative plaque
  • Civil resistance
  • Deportation
  • Rhone
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Plaque in homage to Paul Bonnafoux. As a P1 agent of the Gallia network, he performed the function of emergency maildrop, and helped for undercover radio transmissions to London. After he was arrested, he was tortured, incarcerated and deported. He died in a camp on January 25, 1944.

Source: Bruno Permezel, Résistants à Lyon, Villeurbanne et aux alentours : 2824 engagements, BGA Permezel, 2003.

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