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K is for Jack King

Jack King or John Bingham

It is often assumed that there was little traitorous activity in the UK during World War II, but there were quite a few German sympathisers whose activity was neutralised thanks to the spy Jack King.

It was known that Siemens (GB) Ltd had previously provided cover for pro-Nazi espionage and King was tasked with infiltrating the company to assess the level of threat that its employees might pose… Read more ›››