Document Title Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence
Reference HW 1/2853
Conflicts Second World War
Themes Military Intelligence and Operations
Regions Europe
Countries Italy
Document Type Signals Intelligence
Organisations Government Code and Cypher School
People Not Defined


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: further battle reports from the Italian Front, for May 28, detailing further German withdrawals; and more battle reports from the Italian Front, for May 28, covering withdrawals by the 15th Panzer Grenadier and 5th Mountain Divisions.


military situation reports, Battle of Anzio, Allied powers, military operations, German army, counter-attacks, German withdrawal

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