Document Title Government Code and Cypher School: Signals Intelligence Passed to the Prime Minister, Messages and Correspondence
Reference HW 1/2960
Conflicts Second World War
Themes Military Intelligence and Operations
Regions Europe
Countries Belgium, France, Holland, Italy, Netherlands
Document Type Signals Intelligence
Organisations Government Code and Cypher School
People Adolf Hitler, Peter Loxley


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 report: a BONIFACE summary for Mr Loxley.


military situation reports, Battle of Normandy, Operation Overlord, troop movements, German army, operations planning, counter-attacks, German withdrawal, military organisation, anti-Nazi resistance, occupied France, guerrilla warfare, sabotage, occupied Italy, shipping losses, predicting enemy intentions, invasion threat, aerial attacks, effects of bombing, airfields

Cookies Notification

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Find out more.