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Colin Wallace, 1986-10 - 1990-01

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 3/2/1/61

Scope and Contents

Press cuttings, papers and correspondence on the sacking of Wallace, former Army information officer in Northern Ireland, over an alleged Intelligence conspiracy to destablise the Wilson Government, including: press cuttings; extracts from the memoirs of a Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) officer on clandestine warfare, with notes of psychological warfare sponsored by the CIA in Britain during the 1970's; letters from Colin Wallace (2) and representatives of Thomas Eggar and Son, Solicitors (2); issue of the Lobster magazine on covert operations in British politics, 1974-78; paper on Wallace's involvement in the Kincora scandal (concerning sexual assaults at a boys' home in Belfast).


  • Creation: 1986-10 - 1990-01

Conditions Governing Access

Closed for review.


1 file(s)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

File 509

Date information

DateText: Folios date mainly from 1986-1987 and 1990.

Finding aid date

2002-07-01 16:58:00+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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