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Interview with Igor Gouzenko's daughter

On Sept. 5, 1945, just after the end of the Second World War, a Russian cipher clerk named Igor Gouzenko fled the Soviet Embassy in Ottawa with 109 documents proving the existence of a Soviet spy ring in Canada. His revelations reverberated throughout the world and helped to ignite the Cold War.

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Shelagh Rogers talks to Evelyn Wilson, who never knew growing up that her father was one of the most mysterious men in Canada.
Medium: Radio
Program: Sounds Like Canada
Broadcast Date: Oct. 14, 2002
Guest(s): Evelyn Wilson
Host: Shelagh Rogers
Duration: 14:21

Last updated: September 3, 2013

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