FEBRUARY 25

FEBRUARY 25

ON THIS DATE in 1915, seventeen-year-old Émilienne Moreau-Evrard provided Scottish soldiers with precise information about German positions in World War I and tended to their wounded. She received the Croix de guerre, a French military decoration, for her actions.

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