Document Title Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence
Reference HW 1/1435
Conflicts Second World War
Themes Military Intelligence and Operations
Regions Europe, Mediterranean
Countries Not Defined
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 on North Africa: the German Air Force (GAF) report a move back of the Allies from Tatahouine, on March 6; and on Germany: that GAF fighter unit I/JG3 is to go to Doederitz to rest and refit, on March 6.


intelligence reports, British withdrawals, invasion of French North Africa, anti-aircraft defence, German war effort, industry, military organisation

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