0878

File Title Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence
Reference HW 1/878
Date 8 September 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 contains a message from C to the Prime Minister (PM) suggesting an enquiry into a serious leak of intelligence information: that the Daily Telegraph of September 10 reported on the ill health of Rommel; originally the Turkish ambassador in London reported the ill health of Rommel and the killing of von Bismarck on September 3 (see also 674 and 672).

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i Front Cover 8 September 1942 Download PDF (263 KB)
1st Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence 8 September 1942 Download PDF (580 KB)
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