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McLachlan's "Room 39" - Additional, 1926 - 1967

Reference Code: GBR/0014/MLBE 6

Scope and Contents

From the Fonds:

The collection includes: McLachlan's papers for "Room 39"; Beesly's papers for "Very Special Intelligence" and for "Very Special Admiral"; and papers of Commander Lloyd Hirst, an intelligence officer.


  • Creation: 1926 - 1967

Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.

Biographical / Historical

A biographical summary of McLachlan's life can be found in the introduction to MLBE 2.


5 file(s)

Language of Materials



McLachlan, Donald Harvey (1908-1971), author and intelligence officer

Finding aid date

2004-11-09 09:35:57.933000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

Churchill Archives Centre
Churchill College
Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB3 0DS United Kingdom
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