0695

File Title Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence
Reference HW 1/695
Date 3 July 1942
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: an Italian intelligence report on Allied movements in Palestine, Egypt and the Suez Canal, on July 3; that the Panzer Army called for urgently needed fighter protection, on July 3; and on the locations of Italian Divisions on July 3; on the French Fleet: an unconfirmed report from Admiral Darlan of a British ultimatum to the French Squadron lying in Alexandria, on July 1; and on the Southern Russian Front: a 4th Air Fleet operational report for July 2 - on the fall of Sevastopol.

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i Front Cover 3 July 1942 Download PDF (254 KB)
1st Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence 3 July 1942 Download PDF (2.45 MB)
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