Gubbins and SOE

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Leo Cooper, 1997 - History - 254 pages
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General Colin Gubbins was in charge of SOE during World War Two. This is the first biography of a man who was destined to live his life in the shadows.

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Contents

The Family 16491902
1
The Schools 19021913
7
The Shop and The Great War 19131918
14
Copyright

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About the author (1997)

Wilkinson served as a military officer on a number of missions in WWII in Eastern Europe. After the war he became a diplomat with appointment as Under Secretary at the Cabinet Office, as senior civilian instructor at the Imperial Defence College and as Ambassador in Saigon and Vienna. On retirement in 1972, he succeeded the late Sir Dick White as Co-ordinator of Intelligence at the Cabinet Office.

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