Marthe Cnockaert

Belgian nurse and British spy

Marthe Mathilde Cnockaert (28 October 1892 – 8 January 1966),[1] later Marthe McKenna, was a Belgian nurse. She spied for the British forces after the First World War. She became a novelist and wrote over a dozen spy novels in addition to her memoirs.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Gubin, Éliane (2006). Dictionnaire des femmes belges: XIXe et XXe siècles. Brussels: Lannoo Uitgeverij. pp. 112–113. ISBN 2-87386-434-6. (in French)