1734

File Title Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence
Reference HW 1/1734
Date 13 June 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 Southern Europe: that Kesselring orders a Field Gendarmerie Company in Italy to be set up, on June 10; the German version of the damage done to Allied naval forces during the occupation of Pantelleria on June 11; and of a German Air Force (GAF) plan of attack to repulse an Allied landing on Lampedusa, on June 12; on South-east Europe: of GAF operations in Rhodes and Crete on June 11; from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Berlin, on Turkish assurances to the Axis powers, on May 27; and from the Greek ambassador in Kuibyshev, on the war situation, as of June 11.

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1st Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence 13 June 1943 Download PDF (3.92 MB)
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