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(Untitled), 12 Sep 1940

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/16/18-19

Scope and Contents

"Weekly Intelligence Commentary no. 56" from the War Office General Staff. Covers 5 to 12 September 1940 and divided into sections on: 1. Germany a) information on invasion of the United Kingdom; b) motorization in the German Army; 2. Italy and Italian possessions; 3. Balkan States and Turkey: a) Yugoslavia [later Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Kosovo, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia, and Slovenia]; b) Greece; c) Rumania [Romania], Bulgaria and Hungary; 4. Aden and the Aden Protectorate [later Yemen] on reaction to the British withdrawal from Somaliland [later Somalia].


  • Creation: 12 Sep 1940

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Copyright: Crown


2 folio(s)

Language of Materials



  • Army (Organization)

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