1629

File Title Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence
Reference HW 1/1629
Date 23 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: a German Navy summary report for April 22, that the aircraft-carrier Graf Zeppelin is en route from Kiel to Stettin, on Axis shipping losses in the Mediterranean, and detailing an RAF raid on Spezia; on North Africa: that Rommel has been in the army sanatorium at Semmering in Austria since at least April 5, and requests that an item of his luggage be picked up and flown out from Tunis, on April 5; C reports to the Prime Minister (PM) that this is the final proof that Rommel is in Austria.

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i Front Cover 23 April 1943 Download PDF (342 KB)
1st Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence 23 April 1943 Download PDF (1.48 MB)
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