1437

File Title Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence
Reference HW 1/1437
Date 7 March 1943
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 German Air Force (GAF) at Tunis report that 12,000 enemy vehicles are between Medenine and Zuara, and that enemy tanks and vehicles were attacked, on March 6; that Axis forces held west of Metameur, on March 6; Naval Headlines, covering that U-boats north east of Newfoundland are to attack a convoy, on March 4; and from the Japanese consul-general in Vienna, that Germany is mobilising men and women to the war industry to release recruits for the Russian Front to counter the Bolshevik menace, on February 27.

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1st Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence 7 March 1943 Download PDF (4.13 MB)
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