0739

File Title Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence
Reference HW 1/739
Date 16 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 report from the 90th Light Division for July 15, giving intentions for an attack on the Allied break through; on the movement of the [21st] Panzer Division; a Panzer Army report on Allied operations and dispositions for July 13; on Hitler's orders for propaganda aimed at Polish formations with the Allied forces in Africa, on July 14; on Hitler's orders for the Panzer Army to be brought up to and maintained at its establishment level, on July 14; and on North Africa: that the German Air Force (GAF) Africa requested maps for Palestine, Trans Jordan, Alexandria, Cairo and the Arabian Gulf on July 14.

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i Front Cover 16 July 1942 Download PDF (267 KB)
1st Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence 16 July 1942 Download PDF (4.02 MB)
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