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Selma van de Perre
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Selma van de Perre

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Selma van de Perre (b. 1922) was a member of the Dutch Resistance organization TD Group during World War Two. Shortly after the war she moved to London, where she worked for the BBC and met her future husband, the Belgian journalist Hugo van de Perre. For a number of years she also worked as foreign correspondent for a Dutch television station. In 1983 Selma van de Perre received the Dutch Resistance Commemoration Cross. She lives in London and has a son.

Books by Selma van de Perre

My Name Is Selma

A tale of hope, courage and resilience, My Name Is Selma is the internationally bestselling memoir of a Dutch Jewish Resistance fighter who survived Ravensbrück concentration camp.

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