A spy in Richmond: the Adams espionage case of 1939

Woodbridge, Steven (2009) A spy in Richmond: the Adams espionage case of 1939. Richmond History Journal(30), pp. 74-77. ISSN (print) 0263-0958

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Abstract

This brief article sets out the story of a sports journalist who lived in Richmond-upon-Thames during the 1930s and offered his services to the German Intelligence Services. He was monitored by MI5, the Security Service, and was arrested for espionage. He was tried at the High Court for selling military information to the Germans and was found guilty.

Item Type: Article
Research Area: History
Politics and international studies
Faculty, School or Research Centre: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences > School of Social Science (until November 2012)
Depositing User: Steven Woodbridge
Date Deposited: 04 Nov 2011 14:00
Last Modified: 04 Nov 2011 14:00
URI: http://eprints.kingston.ac.uk/id/eprint/20982

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