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File Title Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence
Reference HW 1/247
Date 23 November 1941
Government Department Government Code and Cypher School
File Accession Date 1993

Description

A file of signals intelligence reports, messages, and correspondence issued by the Government Code and Cypher School and sent by the head ('C') of the Secret Intelligence Service (MI6) to the Prime Minister, Winston Churchill. This file includes the following reports on North Africa: a Panzer Group Africa appreciation of November 21; the German Air Force (GAF) are to report fuel stocks daily and bomb stocks immediately; and GAF aviation fuel is to be supplied to Italian Air Force fighters; on the Mediterranean: a GAF Ju52 is ordered to Catania and torpedo aircraft to possibly Greece from the Black Sea on November 22; on North Africa: German anti aircraft artillery units are to sail to Benghazi on November 23; and a report of the urgent move of GAF transport aircraft to Syria.

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1st Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence 23 November 1941 Download PDF (5.46 MB)
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