Document Title Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence
Reference HW 1/2434
Conflicts Second World War
Themes Military Intelligence and Operations, Weapons Technology and Nuclear Warfare
Regions Europe
Countries Albania
Document Type Signals Intelligence
Organisations Government Code and Cypher School
People Hermann Göring


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 Southwest Europe: of air attacks on ships on the Dalmatian coast, on February 8-9; German Air Force (GAF) Command issues an appreciation of an improved Lightning aircraft, the P-38, on February 8; and on South Europe: the Hermann Goering Division's day report, for February 8, stating that its assault met strong Allied positions.


shipping losses, aerial attacks on ships, Allied powers, military operations, mines, Battle of Anzio, Operation Shingle, aircraft, United States Army Air Force, technology

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