Document Title Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence
Reference HW 1/3323
Conflicts Second World War
Themes Military Intelligence and Operations, Foreign Policy and International Relations, Propaganda, Censorship and Psychological Warfare
Regions Atlantic, East Asia, Europe, Mediterranean, Middle East, North America
Countries Germany, Holland, Japan, Netherlands, Norway, Palestine, Persia, Romania, United States of America
Document Type Signals Intelligence
Organisations Government Code and Cypher School, Security Service
People Edward Bridges, Adolf Hitler


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 Western Europe: a German Air Force (GAF) situation report, for November 14; Naval Headlines; from the Persian Embassy in Washington, on forthcoming three-power talks, on November 11; from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Berlin, German propaganda directives; and from the Swiss Legation in Budapest, on Szalasy's appointment, on November 7.


military situation reports, German air force, defence, military operations, Allied powers, naval intelligence, German navy, aircraft, evacuation, demolitions, Pacific War, Japanese navy, warships, air raids, convoys, diplomatic intelligence, conferences, politicians, assassinations, diplomatic officials, Jews, Zionism, German propaganda, Hungarian foreign policy

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