Catalogue description Guy Francis De Moncy BURGESS, aliases Roger STYLES, Jim Andreyevich ELIOT: British....

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Details of KV 2/4101
Reference: KV 2/4101
Description:

Guy Francis De Moncy BURGESS, aliases Roger STYLES, Jim Andreyevich ELIOT: British. BURGESS disappeared from London in May 1951 with Donald MACLEAN and later reappeared in Moscow. He was assessed as having been a Soviet agent since the 1930s. This file contains papers dealing with BURGESS' background, including interviews with a number of his acquaintances, and correspondence to and from him after his defection to Moscow

Note: Serial 25a: record of BURGESS' interview with Guy LIDDELL about his indiscretions in Tangier. Serial 36a: BURGESS' letter to LIDDELL with his defence to the allegations
Date: 1939 Mar 20 - 1951 Jun 02
Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Former reference in its original department: PF 604529 VOL 1
Legal status: Public Record(s)
Closure status: Open Document, Open Description
Access conditions: Open on Transfer
Record opening date: 23 October 2015

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