2993

File Title Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence
Reference HW 1/2993
Date 22 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 correspondence: from the Japanese ambassador in Berlin, a report of June 19 on information obtained from the German Vice-Minister of Foreign Affairs, giving a summary of the Normandy fighting to date and likely future developments in France against London, of likely Soviet moves, and on the Turkish Foreign Minister's resignation and the implications for Germany; when covering likely future developments in France the ambassador noted that the Germans still considered that there was a great likelihood of General Patton's group of 23 divisions in England landing between Dieppe and Boulogne; this item is not on the coversheet.

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i Front Cover 22 June 1944 Download PDF (484 KB)
1st Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence 22 June 1944 Download PDF (896 KB)
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