1150

File Title Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence
Reference HW 1/1150
Date 25 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: a German Air Force (GAF) report for November 23, including the GAF and the Allies being hindered by poor weather; and that GAF Tunisia requires considerable reinforcement of its anti-aircraft artillery; a GAF Tunisia report for November 24, including additional fighters being required; that the Allies are attacking in strength towards Medjez El Bab from the direction of Beja and Teboursouk; and a request for a GAF bombing attack against Beja; of a request to unify all Axis anti-aircraft artillery in Libya under one command; and on the Russian Front: a report for November 23, describing successes against German, Italian and Hungarian forces.

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i Front Cover 25 November 1942 Download PDF (365 KB)
1st Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence 25 November 1942 Download PDF (4.83 MB)
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