Lucie Aubrac( 29 June 1912 - 14 March 2007 )
Lucie Samuel , born Lucie Bernard, and better known as Lucie Aubrac , was a French history teacher and member of the French Resistance during World War II.
Lucie Bernard was born in >Mâcon, the daughter of modest Burgundy winegrowers. She was raised in a Catholic family. In 1939, Barnard married Raymond Samuel , a Jew, whom she met in Strasbourg in December 1939. Raymond Samuel would later come to be known as Raymond Aubrac, having had to change his surname due to open anti-Semitism and persecution of Jews during the Nazi occupation of France.
After the fall of France, Lucie joined the >Libération-sud resistance group in Lyon after its formation by her husband. Later, she followed him to the Charles Delestraint's group. In 1941 they joined forces with Emmanuel d'Astier to run the...