2948

File Title Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence
Reference HW 1/2948
Date 14 June 1944
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 West Europe: of the German Air Force (GAF) 5th Fighter Division consuming its emergency vehicle fuel stocks, on June 12; and that the GAF at Evreux has 5 runways destroyed, with the sixth out of action for a month, on June 13; on South Europe: that the LXXVI Corps requires air photographs of the area around Orvieto, Spoleto, and Lake Trasimeno to determine new defence lines, on June 13; Naval Headlines; from the Portuguese minister in Tokyo, noting Japanese pessimism despite official optimism, on June 11; and on the Russian Front: a Secret Intelligence Service (SIS) report on German Army morale, from mid-May.

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