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File Title Retiring allowances for Sir Vernon Kell and Sir Eric Holt-Wilson
Reference CAB 301/24
Date 8 December 1938 - 23 July 1940
Government Department Cabinet Office
File Accession Date 23 May 2013
Notes A number of documents within this file have been retained under Section 3(4) of the Public Records Act, 1958.

Description

A file of correspondence and memoranda discussing retirement allowances for Sir Vernon Kell and Sir Eric Holt-Wilson, the outgoing heads of the Security Service (MI5) and the Secret Intelligence Service (MI6). The documents in this file discuss the awarding of gratuities to the two men, their pension situation, and arrangements for their retirement and replacement; amongst the documents is Kell’s letter of resignation.

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1st Retiring allowances for Sir Vernon Kell and Sir Eric Holt-Wilson Download PDF (19.25 MB)
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