Document Title Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence
Reference HW 1/1081
Conflicts Second World War
Themes Military Intelligence and Operations
Regions Africa, Mediterranean
Countries Algeria, Gibraltar, Morocco, Tunisia
Document Type Signals Intelligence
Organisations Government Code and Cypher School
People Not Defined


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: from the German secret service in Vichy, various reports on developments in French North Africa, as of November 9 (an extract).


Vichy regime, military commanders, Operation Torch, invasion of French North Africa, prisoners of war, French armed forces, defectors, Allied powers

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