Dinner With Ren Mouchotte

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DINNER WITH RENÉ MOUCHOTTE

Date: 31st May 2011

DINNER WITH RENÉ MOUCHOTTE

As I mentioned in one of my Blogs from Paris, Mireille, on my behalf, made contact with René Mouchotte in Paris.

He was in London on business and invited me to join him for dinner. I took much of my research with regard to his illustrious cousin and I think he was quite impressed that I’d worked so hard at getting information.

Anyway, he has just informed me that René’s sister Jacqueline was still alive in 2008 and that her son is a lawyer and a Reserve Colonel in the French Air Force. He would only have been a young boy during World War II but he might just have some memories of his famous Uncle.

This link with René is invaluable and so I press on with my investigations.

It might have been fanciful thinking on my part, but I felt I could see a faint family resemblance between the two René’s

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