We borrow the above few words from this link offering…
...and these words to entice you to read its entirety –
Today, Hall is not particularly well known as a war hero, in spite of her influence. Why do you think that is?
Partly because she didn’t like blowing her own trumpet. She didn’t like the whole obsession with medals and decorations; it was about doing your duty, and being good at your job and earning the respect of your colleagues. She didn't go out of her way to tell people.
We close with a question and a comment – do you know anyone like Virginia Hall? If so pls share the above link with her.