1586

File Title Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence
Reference HW 1/1586
Date 9 April 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: a German situation report for April 7-8, giving figures for Allied losses; that harbour commanders are to wait for the orders for demolition, on April 7; on the evacuation and demolition at Sousse, on April 7; of the ration strength of the 5th Panzer Army and the 1st Italian Army, on April 1; and that all German Air Force (GAF) airfields south of Enfidaville are no longer serviceable from April 9; on the Mediterranean: that a dive-bomber unit is to move from Crete to Sardinia, on April 9; and a message from General Montgomery to the Prime Minister (PM) (not included).

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1st Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence 9 April 1943 Download PDF (1.78 MB)
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