1135

File Title Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence
Reference HW 1/1135
Date 22 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: the Panzer Army's review of their supply situation on November 19; that the Panzer Army's fuel situation has eased, but there is a need for air transport to continue, on November 20; that Rommel asks for the Italian infantry to be motorised, on November 19; the German Air Force (GAF) report successful Allied raids on Tunis and Bizerta airfields, on November 21; and that GAF Tunis request the air transporting of FREYA air defence equipment, on November 21; on the Mediterranean: of GAF intelligence on Allied convoys on November 21; and on the Southern Russian Front: of the German Army's orders following Soviet penetration, on November 20.

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1st Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence 22 November 1942 Download PDF (2.76 MB)
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