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for working in the Resistance and helping British intelligence- St Gilles in Brussels. He was then deported to Germany, condemned to death but died of "natural" causes in Sonnenburg labour camp in February 1944. He managed to conceal a Missal and an Imitation- every day he recited outloud a De Profundis for all the dead of the camp.