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Peter Neville Luard PEARS: British. The Security Service opened a file on Peter PEARS in 1951 when he, together with other distinguished musicians, accepted appointment as Vice-President of the newly-formed Communist-dominated Musicians' Organisation for Peace.

Serial 6a: security assessment of Peter Pears and Benjamin Britten. With photograph
1951 Jul 04 - 1961 Aug 14
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The National Archives, Kew
Former references:
in its original department:   PF 700611
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Public Record
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Retained Until 2014
Record opening date:
28 February 2014

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