1107

File Title Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence
Reference HW 1/1107
Date 16 November 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: that Kesselring informs the Italian Governor General in Libya of the impossibility of reinforcement in the African area, and undertakes attacks on Allied movements from Crete; the Italian minister in Dublin comments on the Allied war strategy, on November 13; the Chilean ambassador in Rome recommends the closure of the Consulate in Genoa, on November 13; the Turkish minister in Madrid comments on German interest in Spain, on November 13; and the Turkish ambassador in Berlin reports on consternation caused by the war in North Africa, on November 14.

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1st Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence 16 November 1942 Download PDF (2.41 MB)
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