| Harry Sporborg|
(spook, lawyer, financier, deep politician)
|Died||1985 (Age 80)|
Spook alleged to have envisaged Operation Gladio.
Harry Sporborg was deputy head of the Special Operations Executive under Colin Gubbins during World War Two. He is not widely known, but as it is alleged that he came up with the idea later known as Operation Gladio, he was may well have been a key member of the European Deep State.
Harry Sporborg was a lawyer in London who became vice-chief of SOE during World War II, working alongside Sir Charles Hambro. It has been suggested that he envisaged the "stay-behind" units which were to be realised as Operation Gladio.
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- MI6: Inside the Covert World of Her Majesty's Secret Intelligence Service, by Stephen Dorril, Touchstone, 2002, p.31.
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