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“Galloping Gourmet” Julia Child an OSS Spy

The National Archives released documents identifying the legendary “Galloping Gourmet” chef Julia Child as an OSS spy.

The documents listed over 24,000 individuals, including Julia Child, whom worked as World War II operatives in defeating fascist Germany.

During WW II, Child worked at OSS Headquarters in Washington D.C. for General William J. Donovan where she typed up thousands of names on white note cards used to keep track of officers.

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