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HN 327


Undercover police officer


Officer details

Cover name(s):


Real name:

David Fisher

Cover name status:

  • Cover name unknown
  • Real name status:

  • Unrestricted
  • Police unit:

  • Special Demonstration Squad
  • Active from:

    1968 - 1968

    Groups or areas infiltrated:

  • Vietnam Solidarity Campaign
  • Tranche:

  • Tranche 1
  • Deceased?


    Further details:

    Branches of Vietnam Solidarity Campaign infiltrated:

    • Notting Hill
    • Croydon

    Further information is available in Appendix 2 of the Counsel to the Inquiry’s Opening Statement.

    Associated publications


    PublicationDateTypeRelated toReferenceDocument dateLink
    Anonymity: Special Demonstration Squad03 Aug 2017Minded-to noteHN 327Download (PDF, 56.79 KB)
    Anonymity: Special Demonstration Squad & Metropolitan Police Service Applications18 May 2017DirectionHN 327Download (PDF, 28.16 KB)
    Anonymity: Special Demonstration Squad03 Aug 2017Explanatory noteHN 327Download (PDF, 66.48 KB)
    Anonymity: Special Demonstration Squad21 Jun 2018Explanatory noteHN 327Download (PDF, 7.13 MB)
    Anonymity: Special Demonstration Squad23 May 2018Explanatory noteHN 327Download (PDF, 10.06 MB)
    Anonymity: Special Demonstration Squad26 Apr 2018Explanatory noteHN 327Download (PDF, 5.2 MB)
    Anonymity: Special Demonstration Squad28 Mar 2018Explanatory noteHN 327Download (PDF, 8.82 MB)
    Anonymity: Special Demonstration Squad22 Mar 2018Explanatory noteHN 327Download (PDF, 8.25 MB)
    Anonymity: Special Demonstration Squad07 Mar 2018Explanatory noteHN 327Download (PDF, 3.96 MB)
    Anonymity: Special Demonstration Squad14 Nov 2017Explanatory noteHN 327Download (PDF, 295.92 KB)
    Anonymity: Special Demonstration Squad21 Feb 2019Explanatory noteHN 327Download (PDF, 2.41 MB)
    Anonymity: Special Demonstration Squad13 Sep 2018Explanatory noteHN 327Download (PDF, 3.75 MB)
    Anonymity: Special Demonstration Squad30 Jul 2018Explanatory noteHN 327Download (PDF, 8.09 MB)
    Anonymity: Special Demonstration Squad25 Jan 2018Explanatory noteHN 327Download (PDF, 7.74 MB)
    Anonymity: Special Demonstration Squad15 Jan 2018Explanatory noteHN 327Download (PDF, 3.4 MB)
    Anonymity: Special Demonstration Squad29 Oct 2019Explanatory noteHN 327Download (PDF, 80.84 KB)
    Anonymity: Special Demonstration Squad22 Jan 2020Explanatory noteHN 327Download (PDF, 168.02 KB)
    Special Branch file on Vietnam Solidarity Campaign (June 1968 - August 1968)02 Nov 2020FileHN 327MPS-072209820 Jun 1968Download (PDF, 220.13 MB)
    Special Branch file on Vietnam Solidarity Campaign (August 1968 - January 1969)02 Nov 2020FileHN 327MPS-072209929 Aug 1968Download (PDF, 63.39 MB)
    Special Branch report on a meeting of the VSC 27 October Ad Hoc Committee03 Nov 2020ReportHN 327MPS-073858318 Sep 1968Download (PDF, 366.76 KB)
    Special Branch report on a contact of Tariq Ali11 Nov 2020ReportHN 327MPS-073459418 Oct 1968Download (PDF, 3.95 MB)
    Special Branch report that Tariq Ali is to address a Students' Union in Hounslow11 Nov 2020ReportHN 327MPS-073459517 Oct 1968Download (PDF, 10.5 MB)
    Metropolitan Police Telegram regarding a meeting of the LSE Students' Union12 Nov 2020TelegramHN 327MPS-073394017 Oct 1968Download (PDF, 229.98 KB)
    Special Branch report concerning a meeting of the October 27th Committee for Solildarity with Vietnam12 Nov 2020ReportHN 327MPS-073393904 Oct 1968Download (PDF, 1.45 MB)
    Gist of MPS Central Record of Service for David Fisher12 Nov 2020GistHN 327MPS-072282030 Jun 1952Download (PDF, 129.27 KB)
    Special Branch report concerning intelligence to suggest that petrol bombs and guns were being prepared for use at the VSC demonstration of October 196812 Nov 2020ReportHN 327MPS-073873615 Aug 1968Download (PDF, 1.98 MB)
    Anonymity: Special Demonstration Squad25 Mar 2021Explanatory noteHN 327Download (PDF, 186.36 KB)
    Anonymity: Special Demonstration Squad30 Mar 2021Explanatory noteHN 327Download (PDF, 579.18 KB)
    Index to bundle for hearing on 12 November 2020: Tab G (Ernest Tate) and Tab H (HN 329, HN 218, HN 334, HN 318, HN 323, HN 331, HN 327, HN 335, HN 68)12 Nov 2020Hearing bundle indexHN 327Download (PDF, 90.55 KB)
    Anonymity: Special Demonstration Squad21 Sep 2021Explanatory noteHN 327Download (PDF, 664.03 KB)
    Anonymity: Special Demonstration Squad11 Nov 2021Explanatory noteHN 327Download (PDF, 170.86 KB)
    Anonymity: Special Demonstration Squad28 Feb 2023Explanatory noteHN 327Download (PDF, 222.65 KB)

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