Security Service release: Subjects of Security Service enquiry
Information about UK renegades from the Continent of Europe
- Catalogue ref: KV2/3581
- Date: 08/07/1945 - 24/08/1946
The file contains names and details of British and other renegades who worked for the German cause during the war, including membership of the British Free Corps. The lists include civilians who aided the Germans in occupied Europe as well as prisoners of war who became 'stool pigeons' (acting as decoys or informers), or signed up to the British Free Corps and other ways of getting out of PoW camps. William Joyce (Lord Haw Haw) and P.G Wodehouse are among those listed.
File KV2/3581 is available to view on Discovery.