Catalogue description Alan Robin NESS and Christian Mary NESS alias HAMP: British. Alan NESS, then a dental...

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Details of KV 2/4301
Reference: KV 2/4301
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Alan Robin NESS and Christian Mary NESS alias HAMP: British. Alan NESS, then a dental student, first came to notice in 1943 as organizer of the Putney branch of the Communist Party and active among students at the Royal Dental Hospital. After a period in the Royal Army Dental Corps he took a post as a researcher at University College London sponsored by the Medical Research Council. In 1952 he married Christian Mary HAMP, an architect who was Secretary of the communist-influenced Architects for Peace and of a joint committee of various peace organisations in the professions. By 1954 she had joined the Communist Party itself

Note: Serial 70a: Christian NESS' Party card for 1954
Date: 1953 Oct 28 - 1956 Sep 28
Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Former reference in its original department: PF 296017 VOL 2
Legal status: Public Record(s)
Closure status: Open Document, Open Description
Access conditions: Retained Until 2016
Record opening date: 28 September 2016

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