Alfred was one of the hundreds of civil servants who lost their jobs when Attlee cleared all suspected Communists above a certain grade level in the late 1940s.
A stalwart of the Cornish Communist Party, and historian of Cornish matters, Jenkins was also a long-standing and vigorous supporter of the Communist Party musicians’ group.
Jenkin was the District Secretary for the Communist Party in
He died in 1993.
Sources include: Morning Star 16th August 1993