Gerald Graze was the brother of Stanley Graze. Both were employed by the United States Department of State during World War II. In 1944, Katherine Perlo, the ex-wife of Soviet spy Victor Perlo, named Gerald Graze as a secret member of the Communist Party of the United States (CPUSA) was employed in government. Gerald Graze was also listed in the Lee Report of Department of State security risks compiled about 1947 by Robert Lee. The "Lee List" may have been Sen. Joseph McCarthy’s list in 1950 of Communists in the State Department. Both Gerald and Stanley Grave are identified from KGB Archives in the 1948 Gorsky Memo of Compromised American sources and networks having a covert relationship with Soviet intelligence.
- Interlocking Subversion in Government Departments, Report of the Subcommittee to Investigate the Administration of the Internal Security Act and Other Internal Security Laws to the Committee of the Judiciary, United States Senate, 83rd Congress, 1st Session, July 30, 1953.
- KGB Archives, Gorsky Memo: Translation of KGB file 43173 vol. 2 (v) pp. 46–55.