0697

File Title Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence
Reference HW 1/697
Date 4 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: a summary of German Air Force (GAF) and 90th Light Division activities for July 3; and on the intentions of the Panzer Army for July 4; on the Russian Front: of German progress in the Kursk and Kharkov areas and on the Moscow Front, on July 3; a Bulgarian report from Berlin of a German official's view of the U.K.-U.S.-Soviet treaty and its consequences, on June 24; a Italian report from Santiago on the Mexican peoples' attitude to war, on June 26; the Japanese ambassador in Berlin reports a discussion with Ribbentrop on policy towards India, on June 25; and the Spanish minister in Ankara relays a Polish report on the military situation in the Middle East, on June 30.

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i Front Cover 4 July 1942 Download PDF (251 KB)
1st Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence 4 July 1942 Download PDF (3.77 MB)
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