Klaus Fuchs, 48 year old atom spy, boarded a Polish airliner at London Airport twelve hours after his release from prison.
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Background: Klaus Fuchs, 48 year old atom spy, boarded a Polish airliner at London Airport twelve hours after his release from prison.
Bespectacled and unsmiling he hurried up the gangway pursued new???he had seats on the plane - to East Berlin. Behind Fuchs - Britain, the country he betrayed by supplying secret information on the atomb bomb to the Russians.
He did not look back. Security police accompanying him to the plane's gangway saw only his back. So ended 2 week of climax and secrecy since the Hose Office with no new passport for him had
Fuchs earned full remission of four and a half years for being a model prisoner.