War Cabinet. Joint Intelligence Sub-Committee. Meetings. December 1940 - December 1941. Numbers (40) 71-75 & (41) 1-40. Volume III > 1. Situation in French North Africa; 2. Formation of Accombined Services Detailed Interrogation Centre in the Far East; 3. Control of Communications Affecting the Economic Position of This Country; 4. Charter of the Operations Section of the Security Service; 5. Intelligence in the Far East; 6. Communication of Information to Colonel Donovan's Organisation
|Document Title||1. Situation in French North Africa; 2. Formation of Accombined Services Detailed Interrogation Centre in the Far East; 3. Control of Communications Affecting the Economic Position of This Country; 4. Charter of the Operations Section of the Security Service; 5. Intelligence in the Far East; 6. Communication of Information to Colonel Donovan's Organisation|
|Document Date||2 December 1941|
|Conflicts||Second World War|
|Themes||Intelligence Gathering and Surveillance, Intelligence Organisation and Administration, Propaganda, Censorship and Psychological Warfare|
|Regions||Africa, Atlantic, East Asia, Middle East, North America|
|Countries||China, Singapore, United States of America|
|Document Type||Meeting Minutes|
|Organisations||Chiefs of Staff, Foreign Office, Joint Intelligence Sub-Committee, Joint Intelligence Staff, Ministry of Economic Warfare, Secret Intelligence Service, Security Service, W/T Security Committee|
|People||Edward Bridges, Denis Capel-Dunn, Victor Cavendish-Bentinck, Francis Davidson, John Godfrey, Charles Medhurst, Stewart Menzies, Geoffrey Vickers|
military situation reports, interrogation, British intelligence organisation, communications, economy, censorship, codes, security, intelligence gathering, consular intelligence sources, intelligence distribution
1. Signatures on Reports by the Committee; 2. Release of Information on Soviet Aircraft Developments to Western Union; 3. Tass Monitoring Station in the United Kingdom; 4. German Civil Photographic Reconnaissance Agencies; 5. Military and Air Attache, China; 6. Intelligence Liaison with the Americans in the Far East; 7. Situation Reports on Korea; 8. Soviet Manoeuvres in the Black Sea; 9. Soviet Intentions and Capabilities - Long Term Appreciation; 10. Soviet Preparedness for War; 11.; 12. Visit to the United States and Canada by the Director of Military Intelligence; 13. Factual Paper on Korea
1. Meeting with Chairman, Joint Intelligence Committee, Far East; 2. Russian Knowledge of Western Union and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation Plans; 3. Effects of Soviet Occupation on Western Europe in the Event of War; 4. Service Attache Representation in His Majesty's Missions Behind the Iron Curtain; 5. Soviet Intentions in Austria; 6. Security in a Certain Country
1. Transmission of Security - Defence Teleprinter Network; 2. Marking of British Classified Documents; 3. Security of Service Documents - Transit via Egypt; 4. Service Liaison Officers in Singapore and Elsewhere; 5. Policy Towards Soviet and Satellite Service Attaches; 6. Intelligence for Exercise Trident; 7. Employment of Certain Firms on Secret Government Contracts; 8. Reciprocity Towards Russian Naval Attache and Staff; 9. Intelligence from Russian Postal Censorship; 10. J.I.B. Questionnaire; 11. Scandinavian Defence
1. Security Gradings; 2. Standardisation of Colour Systems for Strategic and Operational Intelligence Plots; 3. Disclosure of British Military Information to Foreign Countries; 4. Security Systems for the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation; 5. Attendance of Soviet Scientists at Conferences in the United Kingdom; 6. Downgrading of C.C.S. 983/1; 7. United Kingdom Road Transport Statistics Circulation to Economic Commission for Europe; 8. Soviet Mission in the Allied Zone of Germany.
1. Release of Information on Evasion, Escape and Rescue; 2.; 3. Information on the Comparative Strengths of the Armed Forces in Communist and Nato Countries; 4. Organisation of Communications within and Related to the E.D.C.; 5. Social Relations of Soviet Officials Abroad; 6. Security of Top Secret Information. 7. Leakages of Information about Military Aviation; 8. Positive Vetting; 9. Colonel B.A.C. Sweet-Escott
1. Evasion Escape and Rescue in S.E. Asia; 2. Employment of Firms on Contracts Involving Classified U.S. Military Information; 3. Visit of E.M.I.P. Team to Washington; 4. Protection of Key Points against Sabotage; 5. Restrictions on Movements of Members of Soviet and Satellite Missions in the U.K.; 6. Location of Intelligence Directorates in War; 7. Tripartite Security Working Group; 8. Potential Means of Increasing the Supply of Intelligence
1. Plans for the Evacuation of Military Attaches in the Event of Hostilities; 2. Metric and Cosmic Security System - Progress in Government Departments; 3. Enemy Use of Radio Beacons in the U.K.; 4. Programme of Visits for Foreign Military Attaches in this Country; 5. Publicity Regarding the Call-Up of Class 'Z' Reservists; 6. "Intelligence Digest"; 7. Treatment of Spanish Attaches; 8. Employmnet of German Scientists; 9. Disclosure of Information to Germany; 10. Strategic Guidance for Standing Inter-Departmental Committee on Censorship; 11. Western European Commanders-in-Chief Committee Intelligence Units; 12. Intelligence Information from Germany in a Period of Tension; 13. Circulation of Brixmis Reports; 14. Mr. Douglas Hyde's Book - "I Believed"
1. Requirements of Linguists on Mobilisation - Establishment of a Joint Services Language School; 2. Card Indexing of Foreign Personalities; 3. Issue of Defence Notices to the Press - Commonwealth Governments; 4. Issue of Defence Notices - "Y" Organisation; 5. Visit of an Officer of the French Air Staff College to the Joint Services Staff College; 6. Naval Reporting Organisation in India; 7. Joint Intelligence Staff; 8. Production of an Inter Services Intelligence Manual
1. Loss of B.W.(Defence) Committee Papers; 2. Release of Information on the U.K. Atomic Energy Programme; 3. Report on Implications of the Export of Axial Flow Jet Aircraft Engines; 4. U.K. Representation on the S.G.S.C.C.; 5. Compromised Documents; 6. Loss of Documents by the War Office; 7. Mapping Information for Persia; 8. Disclosure of Information to Egypt; 9. Honorary Membership of Service Clubs; 10. Request for the Supply of Ordnance Maps.