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THE GERMAN INTELLIGENCE SERVICE
PLAYS ITS PART

when Admiral Cunningham reported, "The very efficient cover plan and the deceptive routeing of convoys played their part" in the surprise achievedhow preponderantly it was due to the former we were only to know later.
For real knowledge of the extent and degree of our success did not come until very much later-not, in fact, until some months after "V.E.-Day."
I was quietly slogging away one morning in my stuffy and ill-ventilated room in the bowels of the Admiralty-winding up my work, writing records of what had been done, for the guidance of those in future wars who would never have time to read them (or think them worth reading), and impatiently waiting for the date for the demobilisation of my "Group" to come round-when the telephone bell rang. It was D.D.N.L,(1) and his voice was so distorted with laughter that I found it hard to understand what he was saying, though I gathered that he wanted me in his room. So I went up there and, still shaking with laughter, he pushed some documents across the table to me. I picked them up and recognised them, in spite of the fact that the first words that caught my eye on the upper one were "Lieber Grossadmiral"! They were the "Mincemeat" letters, or at least the German translations of them, finishing their long journey!
D.D.N.I. then explained the cause of his laughter. An officer was in charge of the sorting and translation of the German Naval archives which had been captured at Tambach in Germany. He had come up

1 Deputy Director of Naval Intelligence.

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