ADMIRALTY  
      COMINCH ROUTINE
    1 JUNE 1944    
    0018    
    KRANING    
    FISHER/BENNETT    
         
         
         
    PAGE 1 OF 2 312126Z                   NCR 5676  
         
         
         
  PART 1  312120Z  NCR 5652
  PART 2  312126Z  NCR 5676
   
  (ULTRA TOPSEC.  COMINCH FOR F21 OIC SERIAL 1154 FROM
  ADMIRALTY.)
   
  OIC SERIAL 1154.
  1.  IO IN EGERSUND 30/5 AFTER 3.7 PREMATURE IS TO
  PROCEED TO B 1/6 AND AFTER REPAIRS WILL SAIL FOR
  ATLANTIC.  MAERTENS 243 KC IS RECEIVING WANZE FROM
  IO AND WE THINK IS LIKELY TO SAIL TONIGHT FOR ATLANTIC.
  EXR DATE FOR KC NOT KNOWN BUT UNDER INVESTIGATION.
  2.  LL LAT 59 DEGREES NORTH LONG 36 DEGREES WEST 0428/
  31.  ZI BY 1506 TOI 30/5 IN AK6348.  GN ONTO COASTAL
  0800/31.
  3.  IK AND IH BY 1508/30 AND PARA 1 AS AMENDED BY
  1135/31 WHICH SUBSTITUTED SCHMIDT FOR STEFFENS TO STEER
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
     

 

   
   
  FOR BISCAY PASSAGE WEST OF LONGITUDE OF
                    SEEMS TO BE AL AT HIGH SPEED WHEN SURFACED BUT
  NEVERTHELESS SUBJECT TO ALL PRINCIPLES OF CAUTION ORDERED
  INTENTION TO FIT SNORT AND FUMO.  PASSAGE REPORTS TO BE
  MADE ON LATITUDES OF SQUARES IN              PRESUMABLY AL AS
  FOLLOWS:  BY IH AND STEFFENS PROBABLY IJ.
                        BY IM AND YL AND
                        BY IL AND IK.
  CONSIDER PROBABLE THAT ENEMY STAFF ERRONEOUSLY TRANSPOSED
  XA AND IK ON PARA 2 OF THIS SIGNAL AS WELL AS PARA 1 AND
  HAVE NOT YET DETECTED THIS ERROR.
  4.  NIP TANNE BY 1214/30 ENROUTE WESTERN FRANCE WITH IMPORTANT
  WAR CARGO FROM 31/5 UNTIL BEGINNING OF JULY APPROXIMATELY FROM
  CO POSSIBLY FD THROUGH SQUARE WEST OF                      POSSIBLY
  THROUGH CD OR DF TO AN POSSIBLY BD.  REQUEST VIEWS.
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
  2 COPIES F341 FOR COMMANDER KNOWLES.
   
   
   
   
  ADMIRALTY                311212A         NCR 5676        PAGE 2 OF 2
   
   

Admiralty OIC Serial 1155 is missing

         
         
         
    ADMIRALTY PRIORITY
      COMINCH FOR F-21  
    1 JUNE 1944    
    2120    
    SMITH    
    DIEBEL/ROWLAND    
         
         
         
    PAGE 1 OF 2 011720Z                NCR 6293   OPERA
         
         
         
   
  RECEIVED IN 2 PARTS:  PART 1 - 011711Z - NCR 6277
                                             PART 2 - 011720Z - NCR 6293
   
  COMINCH FOR F-21  FROM ADMIRALTY.  OIC SERIAL 1156.
   
  TOPSEC.
  OIC SERIAL 1156.
  1.  HORNKOHL 1007 ALLOCATE KF EXR 31 SHORT WORK UP
  POSSIBLY DUE TO EXPERIENCED CREW TRANSPORTED WITH CO
  AFTER LOSS OF 566.
  2.  HEGEWALD POSSIBLY IN BUT ALLOCATE XB WARNED OF
  A/C REPORTS 151340 IN AF 8146 AND 151344 PRESUMABLY
  MEANING 151534B IN AF 8178.  YZ WARNED OF DEPARTURE
  OF MY FROM B AT 1900/31.  BOTH XB AND YZ ADDRESSED IN
  SHARK THEREFORE APPARENTLY EN ROUTE ATLANTIC.  IO
  DELAYED FOR WANT OF ESCORT.  XB ON TO IRELAND 0800/1
  AND SH ON TO AFRICA 1.
   
   
   
   
   
   
     

 

   
   
  3.  BY 1705/31 GJ AND ZI TO REPORT.
  4.  SCHREYTER 987 KE AND HERGLOTZ 290 KD BOTH EXR DATE
  UNKNOWN NOW ON.
  5.  MY 1155                  ONLY.
  6.  YOUR 324.  THE 3 WW'S REFERRED TO NOT AVAILABLE HERE
  WHEN MY 1153 DRAFTED BUT SEEM CONSISTENT.  AS YOU APPEAR
  TO CRACK THESE QUICKER COULD YOU MANAGE TO PASS POSITIONS
  TO US ON RECEIPT BY YOU.
   
   
   
  *RECEIVED TOPSEC RECLASSIFIED SECRET.
   
   
   
   
  2 COPIES TO COMMANDER KNOWLES.
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
  ADMIRALTY                011720Z             NCR 6293        PAGE 2 OF 2
   
   

Admiralty OIC Serial 1157 is missing

         
         
         
    ADMIRALTY  
      COMINCH FOR F-21 ROUTINE
    JUNE 3 1944    
    0103    
    SMITH    
    HARTZELL/KNOWLES    
         
         
         
      021832Z               NCR 7313   OPERA
         
         
         
   
  COMINCH FOR F-21 FROM ADMIRALTY.
  OIC SERIAL 1158.
   
  ULTRA TOPSEC
  1.  BY 1044/1 IA AND SCHUETT 294 KH, DATE EX R NOT
  KNOWN, TO STEER FOR BISCAY FOR INSTALLATION OF
  SCHNORCHEL AND RADAR.  PASSAGE WEST OF LONG OF
  WHEN SURFACED HIGH SPEED.
  2.  MY 1157                    ONLY.
   
   
   
  2 COPIES TO COMDR KNOWLES
  RECEIVED AS ULTRA TOPSEC, RECLASSIFIED AS SECRET.
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
     

 

       
       
       
  COMINCH   PPPPPPPPPP
    ADMIRALTY  
  2 JUNE 1944    
       
       
       
       
    022032 'OPERA'
       
       
       
       
  ACTION TO ADMIRALTY FOR OIC X FROM COMINCH X F-21 SERIAL 325 X ULTRA X YOUR  
  1154 PARA 4 CONSIDER                       POSSIBLY              FOX SUGAR BECAUSE FOX DOG AND  
  FOX LOVE PREVIOUSLY              BY 011821 AND 152305 AND 221149 APRIL X NAVSQ  
  WEST                      POSSIBLY                 EASY HOW SINCE CHARLIE DOG  
            AND DOG FOX                  BY 101840 MAY X AGREE                   POSSIBLY  
            BAKER DOG X CONSIDER TIME INTERVAL STRENGTHENS FOX SUGAR AS SOUTHERN  
  POSIT X REQUEST ANY SERIAL NUMBERS RECOVERED ON DAN 020143 AND 020154 X  
  YOUR 1156 PARA 6 AFFIRMATIVE X  
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
  F-21 . . . ORIG. . .  
. . . . . NO DISTRIBUTION. . . . .                                                                           "CCM"
   
   
   
   
   

 

         
         
         
    ADMIRALTY  
      COMINCH ROUTINE
    JUNE 3 1944    
    2320    
    MEYER    
    MCCOMB/MONTGOMERY    
         
         
         
      032107Z                 NCR 8054  
         
         
         
   
  (COMINCH FOR F 21 OIC SERIAL 1159 FROM ADMIRALTY OIC
  SERIAL 1159 YOUR 325 NO SERIAL NUMBER)
   
  ULTRA TOPSEC.
  RECOVERED ON DAN 020143 OR 020154.  FORMER D/F'D LOCAL-
  ITY LAT 07-00 S LONG 20-00 W AND CONSIDERED TO BE I 29.
  LATTER WAS DAN CONTROL TRANSMITTING
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
  2 COPIES TO COMDR KNOWLES.
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
     

 

       
       
       
  COMINCH    
    ADMIRALTY OP  OP  OP  OP  OP
  4 JUNE 1944    
       
       
       
       
    041540 'OPERA'
       
       
       
       
  ACTION TO ADMIRALTY FOR OIC X FROM COMINCH X F-21 SERIAL 326 X ULTRA X  
  WWS AS FOLLOWS:  LOVE MIKE IN 55N 22W BY 040048 X LOVE LOVE IN 58 N 33 W  
  BY 040127 X LOVE JIG IN 47 N 33 W BY 040149 X  
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
  F-21 . . . ORIG. . .  
. . . . . NO DISTRIBUTION. . . . .                                                                           "CCM"
   
   
   
   
   

 

         
         
         
    ADMIRALTY PPPPPPPPPP
      COMINCH  
    5 JUNE 1944    
    1746    
         
    SAPP/WALP    
         
         
         
      051511                 NCR 9222          X
         
         
         
   
  PART 1  051506  NCR 9221
  PART 2  051511  NCR 9222
   
  COMINCH FOR F-21 OIC SERIAL 1160 FROM ADMIRALTY.
   
  1.  BY 0221/4 LH REPORTED ALL IN BB  18/5 N
  7556 SINGLE SHIP CO. 300 DEGS 20/5 IN 7854 FAST
  SINGLE SHIP SE 23/5 IN 7556 FAST CONVOY CO. 200 DEGS
  24/5 IN 7813 FAST CONVOY BY HYDROPHONE TO NW 25/5 IN
  78132 DESTROYERS HIGH SPEED TO SW.  ONLY DAY TRAFFIC
  WITH HIGH FLYING AIR IN THE AREA DURING NIGHT 23/5
  IN 7826 ILLUMINATED BY PATROL VESSEL WITH RED LIGHT
  SUBSEQUENTLY FLARES FROM LIBERATOR.  NO LOCATIONS RAD-
  AR NOT WORKING.  WAS IN BC 88 WITH 95 CBMS.
  2.  JK BY 1607/2 TO OCCUPY OPERATIONAL AREA
               EB AND AREA SOUTH THEROF WITH NAVSQ 26 [Penned note:  Panama]
  OF LATTER SQ AS FOCAL POINTS DISCRETION TO EXTEND
                                                        (PAGE 1 OF 2)
   
   
   
   
   
     

 

   
   
  AREA TO EASTWARD.  2221/3 GIVES SITUATION REPORTS OF BL
  AND FP AND ADVISES CO'S NOT TO SPARE TORPEDOES BUT FIRE
  AT EVERY OPPORTUNITY.
  3.  DY 1610/2 TO OCCUPY ATTACKING AREA            [Penned note:  Hatteras to Cape Cod]
  CA.  AREA NOT OCCUPIED FOR SOME TIME AND NO EXPERIENCES
  AVAILABLE.  ACCORDING TO SITUATION U-BOAT TO APPROACH SQ
  82 [Penned note:  Hatteras] RECKONING WITH FAIRLY STRONG AIR.  ASSUME YOU HAVE
  TRAFFIC APPRECIATION 2229/2 FOR NAVSQ CA 4.  HL BY
  0203/5 PASSED 20 DEGS W WESTBOUND ONTO IRELAND 1400/5.
   
   
   
   
   
  2 COPIES COMDR KNOWLES.
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
  ADMIRALTY                051511Z             NCR 9222        PAGE 2 OF 2
   
   

 

       
       
       
  COMINCH           OP       OP
    ADMIRALTY  
  5 JUNE 1944    
       
       
       
       
    051725  
       
       
       
       
  ACTION TO ADMIRALTY FOR OIC X FROM COMINCH X F-21 SERIAL 327 X ULTRA X  
  WWS AS FOLLOWS:  LOVE JIG IN 47N 34W BY 0500228 X LOVE MIKE IN 53N 23W  
  BY 050408 X LOVE LOVE IN 58N 30W BY 050448 X 050318 SUGGESTS POSSIBILITY  
  HOW LOVE BOUND FOR INDIAN OCEAN X WE ARE PLOTTING HIM TO PASS NORTH OF  
  AZORES X  
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
  F-21 . . . ORIG. . .  
. . . . . NO DISTRIBUTION. . . . .                                                                           "CCM"
   
   
   
   
   

 

         
         
         
    ADMIRALTY  
      COMINCH (F-21)  
    6 JUNE 1944   DDDDDDDD
    0108    
    HANSEN    
    DUMMIT/WALP    
         
         
         
      051835                   NCR 9547  
         
         
         
   
  PART 1  051822  NCR 9540
  PART 2  051835  NCR 9547
   
  COMINCH FOR F-21FROM ADMIRALTY.  OIC SERIAL 1161.
   
  1.  TO IMPROVE DEFINITION OF FUNCTIONS OF U/BOATS IN
  NORWAY AREA AND NORTHERN NORTH SEA, CANCEL DESIGNA-
  TION ON AND INSTITUTE DESCRIPTIONS NO EQUALS OPERA-
  TIONAL AS MEMBER OF ARCTIC FORCE AND NT EQUALS TRAN-
  SIENT IN NORWAY EITHER AS POTENTIAL MEMBER OF ARC-
  TIC OPERATIONAL FORCE OR FOR FUTURE TRANSFER TO AT-
  LANTIC.
  2.  NO 36 (INCLUDING N 3  T 10  B 7) NT 18  U 19  L 8  ST 21
  P 5  G 4  M 13  UX 6  W 207  SR 17  PW 26  SC 37  F 3  OE
  33 OW 11.
  3.  TOTAL 464 COMPRISES NI 3 AND ALLOWS Q 1.
  4.  NI COMPRISES 325 DORN AND 777 AND 880.
   
  PAGE 1 OF 2
   
   
   
   
     

 

   
   
  5.  TO JUNE Q ALLOCATE BY TAKEN IN TOW BY USS GUADALCANAL
  ON 4TH.
  6.  BALTIC CO'S 423 HACKLANDER 863 VOLDERER.
  7.  235 NOW TRANSFERRED TO SC AND 236 TO PW.
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
  2 COPIES TO COMMANDER KNOWLES
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
  ADMIRALTY                051835               NCR 9547              PAGE 2 OF 2
   
   

 

         
         
         
    ADMIRALTY  
      COMINCH ROUTINE
    JUNE 6, 1944    
    0430    
    MELTON    
    MCCOMB/MONTGOMERY    
         
         
         
    PAGE 1 OF 2 052237Z                NCR 9655  
         
         
         
   
  PART 1 052218Z 9655
  PART 2 052237Z 9652
   
  (COMINCH FOR F 21 OIC SERIAL 1162 FROM ADMIRALTY OIC
  SERIAL 1162.)
  ULTRA TOPSEC.
  1.  GL AD ST 4.
  2.  BY 1244/2 SD AND SF AND SP TO CONTINUE TOWARDS
                    MQ OR MP  [Penned note:  Gulf of Mexico] UNLESS PRESENT AREA IS FAVORABLE
  FOR ATTACK.  BY 1246/3 JP TO REPORT ETA 3 DAYS IN
  ADVANCE.
  3.  SQ TO AFRICA 2 AND SS TO AMERICA 2 0800/2.  BY 1620/
  31 AFRICA 2 IS FORMER AFRICA 1 AND AFRICA 3 IS FORMER
  AFRICA 2.
  4.  ZI BY 0511/2 IN AK 8333.  BY 1241/2 ORDERED TO PRO-
  CEED TO BISCAY TO RECEIVE SCHNORCHEL AND RADAR VIA
                                          BD                                 BE,
                                   CF AND NAVSQ 22 OF SQ EAST THREOF.
   
   
   
   
   
     

 

   
   
  BY 0415/3 ZI REPORTED ALREADY HAD SCHNORCHEL REQUESTED
  FRESH ORDERS WAS IN AK 86.  BY 1018/3 TO CONTINUE PASSAGE
  SOUTH FURTHER INSTRUCTIONS TO FOLLOW.
  5.  IL BY 0412/4 IN AL 24 WITH 102 CBMS.  BY 1408/4 IL TO
  OCCUPY ATTACKING AREA IN                         AK TO
  AL.  DISCRETION TO OCCUPY EASTERN OR WESTERN HALF.
  6.  MY AND JENSSEN PROBABLY JENSSEN 477 IK DATE EX R
  UNKNOWN BY 0901/3 TO IRELAND 0800/4.
  7.  CLAUSEN 1226 LN EX R 31 SCHWIRLEY 982 KJ EX R 3 II AND
  IO EX B FOR ATLANTIC.
  8.  LM BY 0906/4 GIVEN OR REMINDED OF SOUTHERN HALF AK AS
  REPORTING AREA.
   
   
   
  2 COPIES TO COMDR KNOWLES
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
  ADMIRALTY                052237Z                  NCR 9655              PAGE 2 OF 2
   
   

 

From
Para.
Correction
AOIC 1163
6
MY 1162 PARA 6 FOR IK READ KI.
AOIC 1176
7
OIC 1162 PARA 7 CANCEL LN 1226 CLAUSEN EX R 31. BOAT DID NOT LEAVE BALTIC.

 

         
         
         
    ADMIRALTY  
      COMINCH ROUTINE
    JUNE 6, 1944    
    0550    
    MELTON    
    MCCOMB/MONTGOMERY    
         
         
         
      052237Z                NCR 9704  
         
         
         
   
  PART 1  052218Z  NCR 9655
  PART 2  052228Z  NCR 9652
  PART 3  052237Z  NCR 9704
   
  ULTRA TOPSEC.
  9.  BY 1411/4 YZ ON TO IRELAND 0800/5.  IM BY 0228/5
  IN AL 3782.  BY 1036/5 ST ON TO IRELAND 0800/7 AND
  REPORT PASSING LAT OF                     AL  KH ON TO IRELAND
  0800/6.
  10.  LM LAT 55-00 NORTH LONG 22-00 WEST BY 0048/4.
  LL 58-00 NORTH LONG 33-00 WEST BY 0127/4.  LJ 47-00 NORTH
  33-00 WEST BY 0149/4.
  11.  ZI BY 1747/4 IN AK 8864 SIGNAL PARTLY CORRUPT.
   
   
   
  2 COPIES TO COMDR KNOWLES
   
   
   
   
   
   
     

 

         
         
         
    ADMIRALTY  
      COMINCH FOR F-21 ROUTINE
    6 JUNE 1944    
    1426    
    ALTENHOF    
    DIEBEL/ROWLAND    
         
         
         
    PAGE 1 OF 2 PAGES 061347Z                NCR 9902  
         
         
         
  RECEIVED IN 2 PARTS:  PART 1 - 061335Z - NCR 9895
                                             PART 2 - 061347Z - NCR 9902
   
  COMINCH FOR F-21.  OIC SERIAL 1163.  FROM ADMIRALTY.
  TOPSEC.
   
  OIC SERIAL 1163
  1.  BASSGEIGER PARTY FROM MET STATION SHANNON ISLAND
  HAVE BEEN FLOWN BACK TO NORWAY.
  2.  UP TO 1229B 5TH JUNE NO MOVEMENTS INTENDED FROM
  BAY PORTS BUT AT 0520/6 ALL LANDWIRTE WERE TO SET
  WATCH ON DIANA.  OFFIZIER OF 46 GROUPS AT 0531/6
  NOT YET AVAILABLE.  THE LANDING IN SEINE BAY WAS
  NOTIFIED TO U/BOATS BY 0513/6.  CENTRE GROUP IN SOUTH
  NORWAY BROUGHT TO IMMEDIATE READINESS BY 0343/6 ON
  SHARK.
  3.  SP ONTO AFRICA 3 AT 0800/7.  GN ATTACKED 2308Z/5
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
     

 

         
         
         
       
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
    PAGE 2 OF 2 PAGES 061347Z                NCR 9902  
         
         
         
   
  IN BF 7233.
  4.  BY 0351/6 FOLLOWING TO HALT AND REMAIN IN AREA
  REACHED.  MY AND XC AND KH AND IO AND II AND KD.
  5.  BY 1532/5 XB TO REPORT PASSAGE APPROXIMATELY IN
  LATITUDE OF                     AL.  IM TO OCCUPY
              PRESUMABLY AK AND AL.  IA TO REPORT.  BUT BY
  0536/6 IL AND IM AND XA AND YU AND XB TO WESTERN
  FRANCE AT HIGHEST MAINTAINABLE SPEED DIVED BY DAY.
  6.  LL LAT 57 DEG NORTH LONG 30 DEG WEST BY 0448/6.
  WEATHER REQUIRED 6/6 FROM IL AND YU AND XA AND JS AND
  OTHER WEATHER REPORTERS NOT LIMITED TO 2 TRANSMISSIONS.
  7.  MY 1162 PARA 6 FOR IK READ KI.
   
  *RECEIVED TOPSEC RECLASSIFIED SECRET.
  2 COPIES TO COMMANDER KNOWLES.
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
     

Admiralty OIC Serial 1164 is missing

       
       
       
  COMINCH           OP       OP
    ADMIRALTY  
  6 JUNE 1944    
       
       
       
       
    061620  
       
       
       
       
  ACTION TO ADMIRALTY FOR OIC X FROM COMINCH X F-21 SERIAL 328 X ULTRA X  
  YOUR 1162 PARA 11 ZEBRA ITEM BY 041747 REPORTS EASTBOUND CONVOY AT 1330B  
  IN ABLE KING 8868 SPEED 8 OR LESS X WWS AS FOLLOWS:  LOVE JIG 46N 33W BY  
  051527 X LOVE MIKE 53N 25W BY 060349 X BY 060955 AND 061118 GROUPS TRUTZ  
  AND GRIMM INFORMED OF LANDINGS IN BAY OF SEINE AND HIGHEST ALERTNESS  
  ORDERED X BY 061054 SEVEN OF GROUP ORDERED TO RETURN TO NARVIK FOR REFUELING  
  AND READINESS THEREAFTER, REMAINDER TO PATROL FROM ABLE BAKER 4455 TO 8495 X  
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
  F-21 . . . ORIG. . .  
. . . . . NO DISTRIBUTION. . . . .                                                                           "CCM"
   
   
   
   
   

 

       
       
       
  COMINCH           OP       OP
    ADMIRALTY  
  6 JUNE 1944    
       
       
       
       
    061731  
       
       
       
       
  ACTION TO ADMIRALTY FOR OIC X FROM COMINCH X F-21 SERIAL 329 X ULTRA X  
  BY 061150 OP AREA FOR SCHNORCHEL U/BS AS PER TELETYPE ORDER CANCELLED X  
  THESE BOATS ORDERED TO HEAD FROM BAKER FOX 2730 TO 3184 BY SHORTEST ROUTE X  
  BAKER FOX 3186 AND 3194 MINED BY OWN S-BOATS X EASY DOG TO OPERATE AS  
  ORDERED BETWEEN SCILLYS AND LIZARD X  
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
  F-21 . . . ORIG. . .  
. . . . . NO DISTRIBUTION. . . . .                                                                           "CCM"
   
   
   
   
   

 

       
       
       
  COMINCH           OP    OP    OP
    ADMIRALTY  
  7 JUNE 1944    
       
       
       
       
  PAGE 1 OF 2 071455  
       
       
       
       
  ACTION TO ADMIRALTY FOR OIC X FROM COMINCH X F-21 SERIAL 330 X ULTRA X PARA 1  
  X BY 061702 AND 062132 GERMAN MINEFIELDS IN BAKER FOX 2357 AND 2358 AND 2359 AND  
  2377 AND FROM 3199 LOWER LEFT TO 3277 UPPER LEFT X PARA 2 X WWS AS FOLLOWS:  
  ITEM LOVE IN 57N 21W BY 061448 X LOVE LOVE IN 58N 31W BY 061629 X LOVE MIKE IN  
  53N 26W BY 061648 X LOVE JIG IN 47N 31W BY 070208 X LOVE HOW IN 44N 36W BY 070606 X  
  ITEM MIKE IN 57E LONG ERRONEOUSLY GIVEN AS 38W BY 070408 X JIG SUGAR IN BAKER  
  DOG 58 WITH 50 CBM BY 070600 X PARA 3 X BY 061941 THE FOLLOWING TO OCUPY ATTACK  
  AREAS IN BAKER FOX DEPTH 30 MILES:  FEINDT IN 5842 X GEORGE ABLE IN 5897 X KING  
  GEORGE IN 5876 X CHARLIE EASY IN 8399 X GERKE IN 5795 X PETER VICTOR IN 8387 X  
  VICTOR YOKE IN 8351 X PARA 4 X BY 061824 SACHSE TO PROCEED FROM POINT 342 VIA  
  344 AND 346 AND EISBAR TO BAKER FOX 4599 AND ROGER HOW TO PROCEED VIA POINTS  
  WASSER AND ELS AND BAKER FOX 5272 AND 5133 AND 2730 TO 3184 X PARA 5 X  
  FOLLOWING REPORTED A/C ATTACKS IN BAKER FOX:  CHARLIE KING IN 6874 BY 070101 X  
  CHARLIE LOVE IN 6232 BY 070437 AND 070615 X GEORGE NAN IN 8118 BY 070249 X ROGER  
  HOW IN 9132 BY 070732 X VICTOR NAN IN 5213 BY 070139 AND IN 5212 BY 070223 AND IN  
  5133 BY 070325 X LATTER GIVEN  
     
     
  F-21 . . . ORIG. . .  
. . . . . NO DISTRIBUTION. . . . .                                                                           "CCM"
   
   
   
   
   

 

       
       
       
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  PAGE 2 OF 2 071455  
       
       
       
       
     
  DISCRETION TO PROCEED SUBMERGED BY 070357 X PARA 6 X BY 061821 FOLLOWING TO  
  OCCUPY WAITING AREAS IN NAVSQ EAST OF                 PROBABLY           ABLE EASY DEPTH  
  25 MILES REMAINING 30 MILES OFF OWN COAST AND REPORTING EVIDENCE OF LANDINGS  
  BUT ALSO TAKING OFFENSIVE ACTION  XRAY CHARLIE IN 7225 X MIKE YOKE IN 7325 X  
  KING HOW IN 8156 X ITEM OBOE IN 7622 X ITEM ITEM IN 8447 X KING DOG IN 8746 X AND  
  MUELLER IN NAVSQ 2391 EAST OF                        PROBABLY                  ABLE MIKE X PARA 7 X  
  BY 070217 C.O. WOUNDED AND EASY DOG RETURNING X  
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
  F-21 . . . ORIG. . .  
. . . . . NO DISTRIBUTION. . . . .                                                                           "CCM"
   
   
   
   
   

 

         
         
         
    ADMIRALTY  
      COMINCH ROUTINE
    8 JUNE 1944    
    0138    
    ANDERSON/KRANING    
    FISHER/BENNETT    
         
         
         
    PAGE 1 OF 2 072040                     NCR 1155  
         
         
         
  PART 1  072012  NCR 1087
  PART 2  072020  NCR 1146
  PART 3  072027  NCR 1111
  PART 4  072040  NCR 1155
  (TOPSEC ULTRA.  FOR COMINCH FOR F21 OIC SERIAL
  1165 FROM ADMIRALTY.)
   
  OIC SERIAL 1165.
  1.  BY 1821/6 WAITING AREAS OFF SOUTH NORWEGIAN
  COAST FOR XC AND MY AND KH AND IO AND II AND KD
  AND KL ON COASTAL SERVICE FROM 0800/7 TO REPORT
  ALL ENEMY MOVEMENTS INDICATING LANDING INTENTIONS.
  2.  1001 KM EX R 31.  ZEDELIUS 637 KQ EX R 7.
  BOERNER 735 KO EX R 7.
  3.  BY 0533/7 IJ IN AL 2722.  BY 0600/7 JS IN BD
  58  50 CBM.  BY 1125/7 AS FROM 0800/8 JS AND LH ON
  IRELAND HL ON AMERICA 2 AND SR ON AFRICA 2.
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
     

 

   
   
  4.  BY 1448/6 IL LAT 57N LONG 21W.  BY 1629/6 LL
  LAT 58N LONG 31W.  BY 1648/6 LM LAT 53N LONG 26W.  BY 1846/6
  LH IM AND IH TO REPORT WEATHER THAT NIGHT.  BY 1122/7
  IA IH YU AND XA TO REPORT WEATHER THAT NIGHT.  BY 0208/7
  LJ LAT 47N LONG 31W.
  5.  FOLLOWING HAS BEEN MADE TO SHAEF AND APPROPRIATE
  ADDRESSEES:
          1.  2 OR 3 IN LAT 49-01N  LONG 05-25W MAKING
  TOWARDS LAT 50-15N LONG 01-55W.  THESE ARE
  SNORTS AND MAY MAKE GOOD AVERAGE OF 2.75 KNOTS.
          2.  3 MOVING SOUTHWEST IN LAT 48-10N LONG 06-20W.
          3.  2 IN LAT 47-00N LONG 05-10W POSSIBLY MOVING
  NORTHWEST TO PATROL NEAR SCILLIES.  ANOTHER
  WESTBOUND IN LAT 46-55N LONG 06-00W.
          4.  THE U-BOAT INTENDED TO PATROL BETWEEN SCILLIES
  AND LIZARD IS RETURNING TO BREST AS C.O. WAS
  WOUNDED BY AIR ATTACK.
          5.  1 IN LAT 46-00N LONG 04-00W BOUND NORTHWEST
  FOR USHANT AND THENCE TOWARDS PORTSMOUTH.
          6.  14 PATROLLING WITHIN 60 MILES OF LAT 45-20N
  LONG 04-30W.
   
   
  2 COPIES F341 FOR COMMANDER KNOWLES.
   
   
   
  ADMIRALTY                072040Z       NCR 1155         PAGE 2 OF 2
   
   

Admiralty OIC Serial 1166 is missing

       
       
       
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  8 JUNE 1944    
       
       
       
       
  PAGE 1 OF 2 081547  
       
       
       
       
  ACTION TO ADMIRALTY FOR OIC X FROM COMINCH X F-21 SERIAL 331 X ULTRA X PARA 1  
  WWS FROM LOVE JIG 47N 28W BY 080707 X LOVE LOVE 57N 32W BY 082228 X LOVE MIKE  
  53N 30W BY 080128 X PARA 2 X BAKER FOX 3156 MINED BY 070936 X PARA 3 X BY 072007  
  NON SNORTS HAVING THETIS TO SET THEM OUT IN OP AREA X PARA 4 X NEW HEADINGS  
                        FOR XRAY ABLE BY 071906 X                        FOR MIKE YOKE BY 072010 X  
  BOTH PROBABLY               ABLE MIKE X PARA 5 X NEW DISPOSITIONS IN BAKER FOX BY  
  071745:  CHARLIE LOVE 1957 X PETER PETER 4372 X SECKEP 4622 X PETER ABLE 5441 X  
  ROGER TARE 5458 X KING TARE 5498 X FEINDT 5818 X GEORGE ABLE 5886 X PETER VICTOR  
  9158 X GERKEN 9571 Z EASY ZEBRA 4818 X CHARLIE KING 4359 X GEORGE MIKE  4399 X  
  VICTOR WILLIAM 5424 X WOLFF 5462 X EASY TARE 5573 X KING GEORGE 5826 X CHARLIE  
  EASY  6744 X VICTOR YOKE 9277 X PARA 6 X BY 071706 SACHSE AND STOCKMANN AND  
  GEORGE CHARLIE AND GEORGE SUGAR AND ROGER VICTOR AND VICTOR NAN NOT  
  ASSIGNED FIXED POSITS BUT ORDERED TO MAKE REPEATED ATTACKS ON ENEMY TRAFFIC  
  TO NE OF OP AREA X CONSIDER THESE SNORTS AND OP AREA AS PER 061150 X VICTOR  
  NAN RETIRNING BY 071928 X SACHSE DIRECTED TO OP AREA VIA EISBAR TO BAKER FOX  
  5272 TO 5133 TO 2730 BY 072034 CANCELLING  
     
     
     
 
   
   
   
   
   

 

       
       
       
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  061824 BUT UNDER ATTACK AND RETURNING TO BREST BY 080232 X PARA 7 X BY 060156  
  AND 080809 A/C ATTACKS BAKER FOX 5271 ON ITEM VICTOR NOT CLEAR FOR DIVING BY  
  080206 AND 080415 X PETER PETER ATTACKED BY A/C BAKER FOX 5892 BY 072349  
  UNSUCCESSFUL BY 060442 X ITEM CHARLIE BEING ATTACKED BY A/C BAKER FOX 9137 BY  
  072344 X MUELLER BEING ATTACKED BY A/C ABLE NAN 2391 BY 080236 X ROGER HOW IN  
  BAKER FOX 9122 BY 072223 WITH TANKS HIT BY A/C GUNFIRE AND SNORT INPAIRED X  
  GOING TO OLD ATTACK AREA BY 080409 BUT 24 HOURS OFF BY 080443 X PARA 8 X BY  
  071210 CONTRARY TO PREVIOUS ORDER DOG YOKE TO OCCUPY ATTACK AREA      
              PROBABLY BAKER BAKER 70 AND 80 AND AREA TO SOUTH, OPERATING AS MUCH AS  
  POSSIBLE OFF MAIN HARBOUR PROBABLY HALIFAX X PARA 9 X BAKER ABLE TENTATIVELY  
  ASSOCIATED WITH ARGENTINE MISSION IN VIEW OF 071542 ASSIGNING LOVE CHARLIE OP  
  AREA COASTAL STRIP FROM                                           FOX CHARLIE TO                       POSSIBLY  
  EASY OBOE X CONSIDER LOVE CHARLIE LIQUIDATED BY ELMORE ATTACK 292000 MAY X  
     
     
     
     
     
  F-21 . . . ORIG. . .  
. . . . . NO DISTRIBUTION. . . . .                                                                           "CCM"
   
   
   
   
   

 

       
       
       
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    081948  
       
       
       
       
  ACTION TO ADMIRALTY FOR OIC X FROM COMINCH X F-21 SERIAL 332 X ULTRA X BY  
  OFFICIER 080522B (1) MIKE ZEBRA AND MIKE XRAY TO EXECUTE MINING FOR INVASION  
  DEFENSE X (2)  MIKE ZEBRA WILL MINE ONE OF FOLLOWING AREA OBSERVING 50  
  METER LINE: AREA (A)  SOUTH OF 2295 LEFT EDGE CENTER, 2295 RIGHT EDGE CENTER,  
  AND 2296 LOWER CENTER X MUST BE DROPPED INSIDE 2295, 2296, 2298 AND 2299 X  
  AREA (B) SOUTHEAST OF 2287 RIGHT EDGE CENTER, 2287 LOWER LEFT CORNER AND  
  2521 LOWE LEFT CORNER X MUST BE DROPPED INSIDE 2287 AND 2521 X ALL EAST  
  OF                                             BAKER EASY X (3)  IN GOOD TIME AFTER  
  MIKE ZEBRA HAS LEFT PORT COMSUBS WILL CLOSE AREAS TO U/BOATS OPERATING  
  THERE X (4)  FURTHER OPERATION AFTER EXECUTION REPORT X (5) MINELAYER TO  
  REPORT EXECUTION TASK BY CATCHWORD:  FOR AREA A QUOTE AFKP UNQUOTE X FOR  
  AREA B QUOTE ZENGHAUS UNQUOTE X (6) NO RESTRICTION ON WEAPONS WHILE  
  ENROUTE X  
     
     
     
     
     
  F-21 . . . ORIG. . .  
. . . . . NO DISTRIBUTION. . . . .                                                                           "CCM"
   
   
   
   
   

 

         
         
         
    ADMIRALTY  
      COMINCH (F-21)  
    9 JUNE 1944   RRRRRRRRRRR
    0219/0243/0355/0356    
    KRANING/SMITH    
    DUMMIT/WALP    
         
         
         
      082210                    NCR 2000  
         
         
         
  PART 1  082111  NCR 1943
  PART 2  082129  NCR 1956
  PART 3  082143  NCR 1997
  PART 4  082210  NCR 2000
   
  COMINCH FOR F-21 FROM ADMIRALTY.
   
  OIC SERIAL 1167.
  1.  KL BY 0236/8 AIRCRAFT ATTACK AN 2391.
  2.  BY 1212/7 SP AND SF AND SD TO REPORT POSITION IF
  EAST OF LONG OF        OR ON PASSING                   POSSIBLY
                 KZ.
  3.  BY 1542/7 LC TO OCCUPY COASTAL STRIP FROM              POS-
  SIBLY FC TO                   POSSIBLY EO.  FIRST STEERING
  FOR              THEN UNDER COAST AND WITH CURRENT TO NORTH-
  WEST.
  4.  XA BY 1906/7 PREVIOUS ORDERS CANCELLED NOW STEER
  FOR                       AM.  MY BY 2010/7 PREVIOUS ORDERS
   
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  CANCELLED NOW STEER FOR                          AM.  TO IRELAND
  0800/6.
  5.  BY 1210/7 DY OCCUPY OPERATIONAL AREA
  PROBABLY BB AND SOUTH THEREOF - IF POSSIBLE MAIN HAR-
  BOUR LH AND LK SITUATION REPORTS TO FOLLOW.
  6.  KS 242 PANKE KU 397 KALIPKI KR 971 ZEPLIEN ALL EX ROGER
  UNKNOWN DATE IN MAY.  KV 1192 ZEISSLER EX ROGER UNKNOWN
  DATE JUNE.
  7.  FOLLOWING HAS BEEN SENT TO OPERATIONAL COMMANDS:
          (1)  2 WITHIN 15 MILES OF 49-25 N 04-45 W, COURSE
  ABOUT 070, AVERAGE ADVANCE 2.5 TO 2.75 KNOTS.
  1 MORE OF THIS PARTY STILL HELD DOWN BY EG 12
  SINCE 1845Z 7TH JUNE.
          (2)  ABOUT 4 APPRECIATED LIKELY TO BE FOLLOWING UP CHAN-
  NEL WITHIN 20 MILES OF 49-05 N  05-45 W.
          (3)  1 OF WHICH SAILED FROM BREST 2100B 7TH JUNE ALLOCATE
  BIGRAM AH 48-40 N  05-45 W LIKELY TO PATROL LIZARD
  AREA.
          (4)  4 WITHIN 25 MILES OF 48-25 N  08-00 W POSITION
  ONLY APPRECIATION BUT THESE BOATS ARE TO OPERATE
  BY THRUSTING TO NORTHEASTWARD AGAINST SHIPPING
  POSSIBLY IN AREA SCILLIES TO LIZARD OR LESS PROBAB-
  LY TO START POINT.  THIS IS SAME PARTY AS PARA 3 OF
  A M 071640 ALLOCATE BIGRAMS RV AND XH AND GS AND XI.
   
   
   
  ADMIRALTY                082210                    NCR 2000         PAGE 2 OF 3
   
   

 

   
   
          (5)  THE 2 MENTIONED IN PARA 4 OF A M 071640 NOW
  47-45 N  07-00 W MOVING TO PATROL POSITIONS
  48-39 N  07-55 W AND 48-03 N  08-15 W.  ALLO-
  CATE BIGRAMS CL AND EZ.
          (6)  17 OTHER BOATS GIVEN PATROL POSITIONS BETWEEN
  THOSE OF CL AND EZ AND BILBAO.  THESE INCLUDE
  THE 14 MENTIONED IN PARA 7 OF A M 071640.
          (7)  THE U/BOAT MENTIONED IN PARA 6 OF A M 071640 HAS
  BEEN DAMAGED AND WILL NOT ENTER CHANNEL.
  8.  MY 1166 TO                      ONLY.
  9.  YOUR PARA 3.  ASSUME JG SHOULD BE KG BUT PLEASE
  CHECK.  NOTE YOUR 081540Z SUGGESTS BA TOWARD SOUTH AT-
  LANTIC.  ARE YOU ASSOCIATING WITH KUTTER?
   
   
   
  2 COPIES COMMANDER KNOWLES
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
  ADMIRALTY                082210                    NCR 2000         PAGE 3 OF 3
   
   

 

       
       
       
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  9 JUNE 1944    
       
       
       
       
  PAGE 1 OF 3 091740  
       
       
       
       
  ACTION TO ADMIRALTY FOR OIC X FROM COMINCH X F-21 SERIAL 332 X ULTRA X PARA 1  
  X WWS FROM LOVE HOW 45N 29W BY 090457 X LOVE JIG 48N 29W BY 090308 X LOVE LOVE  
  57N 34W BY 090428 X LOVE MIKE 54N 31W BY 090427 X YOKE UNCLE 58N 21W BY 090357  
  AND IN ABLE LOVE 2763 BY 090215 X PARA 2 X BY 081730 FOUR DD UNDERWAY AT TOP  
  SPEED THAT NIGHT FROM BREST TO CHERBOURG, FROM POINT 340 PROCEEDING ABOUT 5  
  MILES NORTH LANE HERZ X PARA 3 X ITEM JIG 58N 22W BY WW 080406 AND BY 082044 XRAY  
  ABLE TO OCCUPY SEA AREA BETWEEN MINE BARRAGE AND LINE                                    ABLE  
  MIKE X BY 082014 MIKE YOKE TO OCCUPY ABLE MIKE 33 TO 36 WITH CONVOY ASSEMBLY  
  POINT 3656 X BOTH OPERATIONS INTENDED TO TIE UP ENEMY FORCES AND UNOBSERVED  
  APPROACH ESSENTIAL X SITUATION IN SEINE BY 082035 X PARA 4 X BY 081855 AT  
  CONSTANT TOP SPEED BUT SUBMERGED BY DAY ITEM LOVE AND ITEM MIKE AND YOKE  
  UNCLE AND XRAY BAKER TO CRUISE TO NAVSQ 25 VIA 15 EAST                      USING SNORT  
  ON ENTERING                       PROBABLY               BAKER EASY X ITEM ABLE AND ITEM HOW  
  AND ITEM KING TO PRPCEED                        TO NAVSQ 63 EAST OF IT OBSERVING CURRENT  
  ORDER 13  
     
     
     
     
 
   
   
   
   
   

 

       
       
       
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  9 JUNE 1944    
       
       
       
       
  PAGE 2 OF 3 091740  
       
       
       
       
  AT LONG                             PROBABLY              BAKER DOG X PARA 5 X BY 082245 XRAY  
  CHARLIE TO HEAD FOR FRANCE VIA ABLE EASY 60 SURFACED IN FAVORABLE WEATHER  
  AND AT NIGHT X PARA 6 X BY 081246 COMSUBS WEST INTENDED TO DISPOSE THREE  
  SNORTS NORTH AND THREE SOUTH OF 50-10N TO ATTACK TRAFFIC MOVING S AND SSE  
  FROM AREA BETWEEN CATHERINE POINT AND OWERS LIGHTSHIP BUT BY 090216 ALL  
  ORDERED TO REMAIN NORTH OF 50-10N SINCE OWN DD OPERATING SOUTH X BY 081726  
  COMSUBS WEST INTENDED TO START 3 NORTHERMOST U/BS OF BISCAY DISPOSITION  
  PLUS EASY DOG WITH BRAUEL AS C.O. INTO CHANNEL SINCE OF 9 NON SNORTS ONLY 5  
  INCLUDING ABLE HOW WERE STILL CRUISING OUT X ABLE HOW TOTAL LOSS BY 081647 X  
  PARA 7 X BY 082312 ENEMY DDS WITHOUT CONVOY REPORTED 2200 IN BAKER FOX 4334  
  SOUTHBOUND AND PRESUMED A/S GROUP X TIGER GROUP DISSOLVED AND BOATS  
  ORDERED TO OCCUPY ATTACK AREA ASSIGNED BY 071745 X BY 090250 NEW DISPOSITIONS  
  DEPTH 30 MILES IN BAKER FOX ORDERED SC BOATS IN EVENT OF LANDINGS IN BISCAY  
  COULD REACH LANDING AREA FASTER:  CHARLIE LOVE 2773 X EASY ZEBRA 2797 X PETER  
  PETER 5161 X CHARLIE KING 5272 X BECKER QUERY MIKE XRAY 5524 X GEORGE MIKE 5297  
  X PETER ABLE 5567 VICTOR WILLIAM 6417 X ROGER TARE 6477 X WOLFF 6457 X KING TARE  
  6743 X EASY TARE 6723 X FEINDT 6768 X GEORGE ABLE 9264 X PETER VICTOR 9377 X VICTOR  
  YOKE 9538 X  
     
 
   
   
   
   
   

 

       
       
       
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  9 JUNE 1944    
       
       
       
       
  PAGE 3 OF 3 091740  
       
       
       
       
  GERKEN POSSIBLY EQUALS ITEM CHARLIE 9671 X PARA 8 X ARRIVALS BREST DAMAGED:  
  SACHSE EQUALS ITEM VICTOR BY 080826 X                        WERNER EQUALS PETER LOVE BY  
  080509 X 1ST FLOT ASKED BY 081354 IF CAN SUPPLY NEW BATTERIES FOR LATTER TWO X BY  
  081835 RETURNING U/BS TO BE MADE CLEAR FOR ACTION AS FAST AS POSSIBLE X PARA 9 X  
  EASY ZEBRA BEING ATTACKED BY A/C BAKER FOX 5427 BY 090033 AND ROGER UNCLE  
  SAME IN 2824 BY 090134 X STOCKMANN IN WILLIAM UNCLE WITH SNORT BY 081927 AND  
  082138 X  
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
  F-21 . . . ORIG. . .  
. . . . . NO DISTRIBUTION. . . . .                                                                           "CCM"
   
   
   
   
   

 

         
         
         
    ADMIRALTY  
      COMINCH FOR F-21  
    10 JUNE 1944   ROUTINE
    0301    
    ALTENHOF    
    DIEBEL/KOTEEN    
         
         
         
      100041Z                   NCR 2762  
         
         
         
   
  PART 1 - 100036Z - NCR 2763
  PART 2 - 100041Z - NCR 2762
   
  COMINCH FOR F21 OIC SERIAL 1168 FROM ADMIRALTY.
   
  TOPSEC.
  OIC SERIAL 1168.
  1.  BA BY 1650/8 FREEDOM OF ACTION AROUND STEERING
  POINT ZI TO AMERICA 1 AT 0800/9.
  2.  BY 1704/8 SH TO STEER FOR                        POSSIBLY
  MP OR MQ.  [Penned note:  Gulf Aden]  DISCRETION TO OPERATE IN           POSSIBLY
                GR AND SQUARE EAST THEREOF ACCORDING TO TRAFFIC
  AND WEATHER.  SP TO REPORT POSITION.
  3.  BY 1844/8 IL AND IM AND YU AND XB TO STEER AT
  MAXIMUM SPEED BY SHORTEST ROUTE FOR NAVSQ 25 OF LARGE
  SQUARE EAST OF               PROBABLY                    BE VIA NAVSQ 15 OF
  SAME LARGE SQUARE.  DAY PASSAGE SUBMERGED USING SNORT
   
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  AFTER ENTERING.
  4.  BY 1844/8 IA AND IH AND IK TO STEER AT MAXIMUM SPEED
  SUBMERGED BY DAY "VIA                  TO NAVSQ 63 EAST THEREOF WITH
  FROM LONGITUDE OF            PASSAGE AS IN SO13"  THIS ORDER
  INEXPLICABLE HERE.  REQUEST VIEWS.
  5.  XC BY 2245/8 TO STEER FOR BISCAY AT MAXIMUM SPEED VIA
  NAVSQ AE 60.  TO SHIFT TO IRELAND AT 0800/10.
  6.  XA BY 2044/8 TO OCCUPY SEA AREA BETWEEN SOME MINED
  AREA NOT KNOWN HERE AND LINE                                                    AM.
  MY BY 2014/8 TO OCCUPY AM 33 TO 36.  CONDITION CONSIDERED
  FAVOURABLE FOR SNORT IN BOTH AREAS.
   
   
   
  2 COPIES TO COMMANDER KNOWLES.
   
  *RECEIVED TOPSEC RECLASSIFIED SECRET.
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
  ADMIRALTY                100041Z                 NCR 2762        PAGE 2 OF 2
   
   

Admiralty OIC Serial 1169 is missing

       
       
       
  COMINCH    
    ADMIRALTY             OP     OP
  10 JUNE, 1944    
       
       
       
       
  PAGE 1 OF 2 101737  
       
       
       
       
  ACTION TO ADMIRALTY FOR OIC X FROM COMINCH X F-21 SERIAL 334 X ULTRA X PARA 1  
  X WWS LOVE JIG 48N 30W BY 100028 X LOVE LOVE 58N 35W BY 100107 X LOVE MIKE 54W  
  32W BY 100048 X PARA 2 X WAR READINESS:  BY 082336 MIKE XRAY 13 JUNE WITH EITHER  
  COMPLETE TORPEDO EQUIPMENT OR 4 MTA DEPENDING ON DECISION X MIKE ZEBRA 10  
  JUNE WITH 15 SMA NO MTA X BOTH HAVE SNORT X BY 082305 GEORGE DOG WITH LOEDER  
  AS C.O. 10 JUNE NOW SNORT X WILLIAM YOKE DAMAGED AND REQUIRING 12 WEEKS  
  REPAIR X BY 091158 EASY DOG WITH BRAUEL AS C.O. 11 JUNE X PARA 3 X BY 091113 EASY  
  TARE SUNK BY BOMB HIT NIGHT 7/8 FOX 9135 X BY 101132 GEORGE SUGAR REQUESTS  
  ESCORT AT ONCE POINT 342 X PARA 4 X ATTACKED BY A/C IN BAKER FOX:  BY 100214  
  WILLIAM UNCLE 2765 X BY 100414 GEORGE MIKE 5555 X BY 100419 EASY BAKER POSSIBLY  
  EQUALS WILFF 5597 X BY 100751 CHARLIE LOVE 5146 X BY 100913 CHARLIE KING 5549 X  
  BY 09516 EASY ABLE X PARA 5 X MY 333 PARA 6 X BY 082011 COMSUBS WEST ORDERED TO  
  DIRECT U/BS TO OPERATE ON TRAFFIC AS PER 081246 WITH NO ATTACK NEAR BARFLEUR  
  BECAUSE OF DANGER OF MINES X AUTHORITY TO SWEEP TO BAY OF SEINE MAY BE  
  GRANTED LATER TO C.O.S. X BY 091350 WILLIAM UNCLE BELONGS TO SNORTS AND OP  
  AREA PER 090216 EXTENDED SOUTH TO LAT OF BARFLEUR X CONCENTRATION FOR  VICTOR  
  KING AND ABLE ROGER AND WILLIAM VICTOR AND EASY ABLE IN  
     
     
 
   
   
   
   
   

 

       
       
       
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  10 JUNE, 1944    
       
       
       
       
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  BAKER FOX 3610 X TO ATTACK SHIPPING ALSO SOUTH OF LAT OF BARFLEUR X  
  REMAINING SNORTS TO CONCENTRATE IN NORTH X MINES SUSPECTED NORTH OF  
  BARFLEUR TO 10 MILES OUT X MINES LAID BAKER FOX 3569 X PARA 6 X MY 333 PARA 7 X  
  BY 082355 COMSUBS APPROVES DISPOSITION TIGER AND BRAUEL IN EASY DOG X NO  
  FURTHER NON SNORTS TO BE SENT TO CHANNEL X BY 090032 ALL BISCAY U/BS TO BE  
  DRAWN UP IN NEW DISPOSITION ON 100 METER LINE FROM BAKER FOX 2780 TO 5287 TO  
  6457 TO 6762 TO 9566 SO AS TO HAVE NORTHWEST WING BETWEEN DECARED MINED AREA  
  AND COAST IN EVENT OF ENEMY LANDING X ORDER 090250 EVIDENTLY CARRIED OUT  
  THESE DIRECTIVES X PARA X 8 X YOUR 1167 PARA 9 X CONFIRM KING GEORGE X  
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
  F-21 . . . ORIG. . .  
. . . . . NO DISTRIBUTION. . . . .                                                                           "CCM"
   
   
   
   
   

 

       
       
       
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  11 JUNE, 1944    
       
       
       
       
  PAGE 1 OF 2 111717  
       
       
       
       
  ACTION TO ADMIRALTY FOR OIC X FROM COMINCH X F-21 SERIAL 335 X ULTRA X PARA 1  
  X WWS:  LOVE JIG 48N 32W BY 110430 X LOVE LOVE 57N 36W BY 110528 X LOVE MIKE 55N  
  34W BY 110448 X ZEBRA ITEM 43N 40W BY 110336 X PARA 2 X BY 110102 FOLLOWING  
  DEPARTURES 6 JUNE FROM BREST:  EASY ABLE AND ITEM VICTOR AND ROGER UNCLE AND  
  ROGER VICTOR AND VICTOR NAN AND WILLIAM YOKE AND EASY DOG AND VICTOR KING  
  AND WILLIAM VICTOR AND WILLIAM TARE AND GEORGE SUGAR AND GEORGE CHARLIE  
  AND PETER LOVE AND WILLIAM UNCLE AND ABLE ROGER X FROM NAZAIRE:  PETER ABLE  
  AND KING KING AND ROGER TARE AND EASY BAKER AND KING GEORGE AND GEORGE  
  ABLE AND VICTOR YOKE AND PETER PETER AND GEORGE MIKE AND VICTOR WILLIAM  
  AND CHARLIE EASY AND KING NAN AND ITEM CHARLIE AND PETER VICTOR X FROM  
  LORIENT: EASY ZEBRA AND CHARLIE LOVE X FROM PALLICE:  CHARLIE KING AND KING  
  TARE AND EASY TARE AND ROGER HOW X FROM BREST 7 JUNE:  ABLE HOW X FOLLOWING  
  ARRIVALS SINCE DEPARTURES 6 JUNE X BREAT:  EASY DOG AND WILLIAM YOKE AND ITEM  
  VICTOR AND EASY ABLE AND VICTOR NAN AND PETER LOVE AND GEORGE SUGAR  
  ARRIVING 10TH X PALLICE:  ROGER HOW X LOST:  EASY TARE AND ABLE HOW X PARA 3 X  
  A/C ATTACKS IN BAKER FOX:  EASY BAKER 6472 BY 102325 X ROGER UNCLE 2597 BY  
  102331 X CHARLIE KING 5544 BY 110154 X BY 101330 GEORGE SUGAR PRESUMED SUNK IN  
  BAKER FOX 2872 LOWER RIGHT X PARA 4 X BY 101042 CHARLIE VICTOR SAILING 102230  
     
 
   
   
   
   
   

 

       
       
       
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  11 JUNE, 1944    
       
       
       
       
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  ON LANE WASSERPUMPE FROM POINT WASSER TO POINT EIS TO BAKER FOX 5272 TO 5133  
  TO 2730 TO 3184 X INFORMED OF MINED AREAS X KING GEORGE IN BAKER FOX 6795 WITH  
  DEFECTS BY 110147 X BY 091516 EASY ABLE 12 HOURS OFF AND BY 091746 TO R/V ESCORT  
  POINT 344 100300 X PARA 5 X BY 102219 XRAY BAKER AND ITEM LOVE AND ITEM MIKE AND  
  YOKE UNCLE INFORMED OWN MINES SOWN IN BAKER FOX 2977 AND 2358 AND 3154 AND  
  3186 AND 3195 AND 3199 AND 3245 AND 3515 AND 3517 AND 3519 AND 3525 AND 2357 AND  
  2359 AND 3156 AND 3194 AND 3196 AND 3277 AND 3514 AND 3515 AND 3518 AND 3524 AND  
  3527 AND 3528 AND 3569 AND 3531 AND 3681 X OWN MINES SOUTH OF LINE FROM 3566  
  LEFT TOP CORNER TO 3654 TOP EDGE RIGHT TO 3376 TOP EDGE MIDDLE X NAVIGATE AREA  
  ONLY AFTER OBERVING ENEMY TRAFFIC X GROUND MINES WHOLE FRENCH CHANNEL  
  INSIDE 15 METRE LINE X BY 110847 GIVEN TRAFFIC SITUATION CHANNEL X BY 090850 MIKE  
  XRAY NO MTA BUT FULL COMPLEMENT OF TORPEDOES X SMA FOR MIKE ZEBRA AND  
  MIKE XRAY TO BE RESET FROM 36 HOURS TO 6 HOURS X INVASION FORCE R/S REPORTED  
  BY 110107 AS VERTICAL RED LIGHT STAFF ONE METER LONG DISPLAYED FOR SHORT  
  MOMENT ON VESSEL'S BRIDGE X  
     
     
     
  F-21 . . . ORIG. . .  
. . . . . NO DISTRIBUTION. . . . .                                                                           "CCM"
   
   
   
   
   

 

         
         
         
    ADMIRALTY  
      COMINCH ROUTINE
    12 JUNE 1944    
    0212    
    MELTON    
    SJOSTEN/HOFNER    
         
         
         
    PAGE 1 OF 2 112253Z                    NCR 4383  
         
         
         
   
  (COMINCH FOR F-21 OIC SERIAL 1170 FROM ADMTY OIC
  SERIAL 1170.)  ULTRA TOPSEC.
   
  1.  WWS LL LAT 57-00 NORTH LONG 35-00 WEST BY
  1348/10 LM 54-00 NORTH 32-00 WEST BY 0048/10 LJ
  49-00 NORTH 30-00 WEST BY 1507/9.
  2.  BY 1829/9 ZI TO SEND WW THAT NIGHT, IA AND IK AND
  IH TO REPORT POSITION OR SEND WW THAT NIGHT.  BY
  1236/10 IH AND IK TO REPORT POSITION FORTHWITH.
  BY 1652/10 BY ONTO IRELAND AT 0800/11.  BY 1824/10
  YZ TO SEND PASSAGE REPORT PASSING LONGITUDE
                 POSSIBLY             AL.
  3.  BY 0347/11 XB IN                            PROBABLY              AL.
  BY 2200/9 SR IN WEST OF                       POSSIBLY
  FF.
  4.  BY 1447/9 HL TO RENDEZVOUS AFTER SUNDOWN 22ND JUNE
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
     

 

   
   
  WITH TANNE IN UNKNOWN POSITION.  JAP DIPLOMATIC GIVEN POSITION
  15-00 NORTH 40-00 WEST WITH TANNE SUBSEQUENTLY PROCEEDING
  TO SPANISH COAST VIA 38-00 NORTH 40-00 WEST AND 43-00 NORTH
  30-00 WEST.  TANNE CROSSES EQUATOR 4TH JUNE AND MATSU PASSED
  15-00 SOUTH 24-00 WEST 9TH JUNE.
  5.  BY 2042/9 CONTROL REPEATED A SHIPS REPORT OF 1219 IN NAVSQ
  LX 5619 OF GUNNERY ENGAGEMENT WITH A U-BOAT AND ORDERED SP
  TO REPORT POSITION AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.  BY 1702 SP AND SF
  AND SD REPORT POSITION.
  6.  KW BY 0315/9 IN AL 2763.
   
   
   
   
   
  PART 1 RECEIVED AS 112242Z, NCR 4378
  PART 2 RECEIVED AS 112253Z, NCR 4383.
   
  2 COPIES ONLY TO COMDR KNOWLES.
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
  ADMIRALTY                112253Z         NCR 4383         PAGE 2 OF 2
   
   

Admiralty OIC Serial 1171 is missing

         
         
         
    ADMIRALTY  
      COMINCH  
    12 JUNE 1944   DDDDDDD
    2225/12    
    MELTON    
    HOFNER/MONTGOMERY    
         
         
         
      121713*                 NCR 5120  
         
         
         
   
  (COMINCH FOR F21 OIC 1172 FROM ADMIRALTY.)
   
  ULTRA TOPSEC.  OIC 1172.  PART 1.
  U BOAT SITUATION.
  1.  NO 34 INCLUDES N11 AND T8 AND B4 NT32 U9 L7
  ST5 P2 G4 M13 UX6 W196 SR17 PW25 SC36 F3 OE61 OW10.
  2.  TOTAL 460 COMPRISES NI4 AND ALLOWS Q8.
  3.  NI COMPRISES 876 AND 907 CAROLET AND 1131 FIEBIG
  AND 1161.
  4.  REFERENCE OIC SERIAL 1149 PARA 4 CANCEL Q OF AR
  NOW OPERATIONAL.  TO MAY Q ADD IA FOR A/C S/210 AT
  0742Z/18TH AND IK FOR A/C S/59 AT 0617Z/27TH AND GU
  FOR HMS MILNE AT 2327Z/30TH.
   
   
  2 COPIES TO COMDR. KNOWLES ONLY.
   
  *REC'D AS 121707Z.
   
   
   
   
   
     

 

         
         
         
    ADMIRALTY  
      COMINCH  
    12 JUNE 1944   DEFERRED
    2129    
    KRANING    
    KNAPP/MCCOMB    
         
         
         
    PAGE 1 OF 2 121713                 NCR 5083  
         
         
         
   
  PART 2 121713    NCR 5083
  (FROM ADMIRALTY)
  ULTRA TOPSEC.
  IN LAT 73 DEG 28 MIN N LONG 00 DEG 45 MIN E
  MAY QUEEN NOW STANDS AT 21.  TO JUNE QUEEN ADD
  GN FOR A/C S/201 AT 2205Z/6TH AND ET FOR A/C
  R/228 AT 2150Z/7TH AND UNKNOWN FOR A/C G/224 AT
  0015Z/8TH AND AH FOR SAME A/C 0050Z/8TH AND
  GS FOR A/C K/206 AND FIGHTERS AT 1015Z/10TH AND
  UNKNOWN PROBABLY IY FOR A/C B/162.
  AT 1315Z/11TH .
  5.  GX FORECAST EFFECTIVE 1ST JULY HENCE FROM PW
  TO ST*.  ALSO KQ WITHDRAWN FROM SC SINCE NOW EXR.
  6.  BALTIC C OS 229 KEINRICH 318 WIL* 681 BACH
  749 FISCHER 772 RADEMACHER 880 SCHOETXAU 907
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
     

 

From
Para.
Correction
AOIC 1184
4
REFERENCE OIC SERIAL 1172. 4.  FOR UNKNOWN PROBABLY IY SUBSTITUTE UNKNOWN PROBABLY IO.
AOIC 1206
4
REFERENCE OIC SERIAL 1172 PARA 4 TO G/224 AT 0015Z/8TH ALLOCATE TENTATIVELY WV.

 

         
         
         
       
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
    PAGE 2 OF 2 121713                 NCR 5083  
         
         
         
   
  CABOLET 1017 REVENTLOW 1020 EBERLEIN.
  7.  MY 1171 TO                       ONLY.
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
  *AS RECEIVED
  2 COPIES COMDR KNOWLES
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
     

 

       
       
       
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  PAGE 1 OF 3 121735  
       
       
       
       
  ACTION TO ADMIRALTY FOR OIC X FROM COMINCH X F-21 SERIAL 315 X ULTRA X PARA 1  
  X WWS:  LOVE JIG 46N 31W BY 120146 X LOVE LOVE 58N 34W BY 120348 X LOVE MIKE 56N  
  35W BY 120448 X KING WILLIAM 54N 18W BY 120430 X PARA 2 X ZEBRA ITEM SUNK 120102Z  
  BY CROATAN 42-23N 39-58W X OLT GERLACH AND 60 P/WS X PARA 3 X KING  WILLIAM AND  
  ITEM MIKE AND ITEM LOVE ON DIANA 130800 MY 112002 X ITEM KING TO SEND WW BY  
  111908 QUERY LIQUIDATED X PARA 4 X WAR READINESS:  BY 110350 BREST:  VICTOR NAN  
  AND GEORGE DOG 10 JUNE X MIKE ZEBRA WITH SNORT LEAVING 10 JUNE X EASY ABLE  
  WITH SNORT  AND EASY DOG 11 JUNE MIKE XRAY WITH SNORT 13 JUNE X CHARLIE ITEM  
  CLEAR AS FAR AS DOCKYARD CONCERNED X VICTOR NAN AND EASY DOG TO REMAIN IN  
  PORT ON 6 HOURS CALL BY 101609 X ITEM VICTOR RENOVATION FORWARD AND  
  COMPLETION SNORT 14 JUNE AND PETER LOVE NEW BATTERY 29 JUNE BY 110320 X BY  
  110415 LORIENT: GEORGE BAKER 23 JULY X NAZAIRE:  GEORGE LOVE 6 HOURS READINESS  
  X CHARLIE ROGER WITH SNORT EXPECTED 20 JUNE X CHARLIE BAKER AND NAN JIG 27  
  JUNE X TARE QUEEN WITH SNORT 28 JUNE X FAUST IN GEORGE XRAY 4 JULY X PALLICE ALL  
  SNORT:  CHARLIE VICTOR SAILED 102308 WITH T-5 AND 6 LUT BY 102307 BUT RETURNED  
  PALLICE BY 110921 X ROGER HOW 12 JUNE X VICTOR OBOE 18 JUNE X PARA 5 X COMSUBS  
  WEST BY 110037 SUCCESS SENDING  
     
     
 
   
   
   
   
   

 

       
       
       
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  12 JUNE 1944    
       
       
       
       
  PAGE 2 OF 3    
       
       
       
       
  C.O. AND CREW OF ABLE HOW HOME FOR NEW BOAT AND BY 102213 REQUESTS RECALL  
  OF CREW FOX PETER FROM LEAVE X PARA 6 X BY 102230 SEARCH ABANDONED FOR U/B  
  SUNK NORTH OF USHANT PROBABLY GEORGE SUGAR FOR WHOM NO ESCORT  
  CONFIRMATION BY 110006 X BY 102321 SEARCH DISCONTINUED FOR U/B IN BAKER FOX  
  5552 QUERY GEORGE MIKE X PARA 7 A/C ATTACKS IN BAKER FOX:  PETER ABLE 5591 BY  
  110441 X ROGER TARE 6479 BY 110919 X EASY ZEBRA 5153 BY 120005 X CHARLIE KING 5554  
  BY 120230 AND 120319 X LATTER SHOT DOWN SUNDERLAND AND  DAMAGED BY 120231 X  
  ORDERED TO R/V ESCORT POINT LEBEN 130230 BY 120414 X PARA 8 X BY 101140 MIKE ZEBRA  
  TO SAIL AS SOON AS CLEAR AFTER RESETTING SMA X CRUISE FROM 342 VIA BAKER FOX  
  5133 AND 2765 TO OP AREA X TO ATTEMPT TASK 080522 PARA 2A, TASK PARA 2B  
  ALTERNATIVE X MIKE ZEBRA SAILED BREST BY 112350 X PARA 9 X HOLZBEIN MSGS: BY  
  111301 BAKER FOX 3658 NEWLY MINED X BY 112311 U/BS ADVANCING IN CHANNEL TO USE  
  FAVORABLE CURRENT AND TO LIE ON BOTTOM WHEN UNFAVORABLE BY 112329 LANDING  
  CRAFT TO BE ATTACKED AT ALL COSTS REGARDLESS OF SHALLOWS OR MINE BARRAGES  
  X PARA 10 X BY 111150 SNORTS PROCESSING EASY VERY SLOWLY AND ESTIMATED ABOUT  
  BAKER FOX 2628 X TRAFFIC SITUATION BETWEEN CAP DE LA HAGUE AND LYME BAY  
  REQUESTED X BY 111633 NON SNORTS ORDERED TO RETURN FROM CHANNEL IF UNABLE  
  TO REACH OP AREA BECAUSE OF DEFENSE X BY 111750 BISCAY U/BS TO LIE ON BOTTOM  
  TO SHORTEN CHARGING TIME X PARA 11 X  
 
   
   
   
   
   

 

       
       
       
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  12 JUNE 1944    
       
       
       
       
  PAGE 3 OF 3    
       
       
       
       
  YOUR 1170 PARA 3 CONSIDER SUGAR ROGER MEANT NAVSQ 4270 WEST OF  
                           FOX UNCLE BY FIX DF 092249 X PARA 4 REQUEST TEXT JAP DIP NOT  
  AVAILABLE HERE X  
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
  F-21 . . . ORIG. . .  
. . . . . NO DISTRIBUTION. . . . .                                                                           "CCM"
   
   
   
   
   

 

       
       
       
  COMINCH    
    ADMIRALTY OP    OP  OP
  12 JUNE 1944    
       
       
       
       
    122100  
       
       
       
       
  ACTION TO ADMIRALTY FOR OIC X FROM COMINCH X F-21 SERIAL 337 X ULTRA X  
  BY 112202 CHARLIE VICTOR SAILED PALLICE X BY 111810 C.O. OF LOVE EASY  
  RECALLED FROM LEAVE AT ONCE X BY 121046 XRAY BAKER TO HEAD AT HIGHEST  
  MAINTAINABLE SPEED SURFACED LARGE PART OF TIME FOR NAVSQ 25 EAST OF  
                                          BAKER EASY X BY 112115 COMSUBS WEST SUGGESTS MINING  
  OP FOR MIKE XRAY WITH MAIN TASK EAST OF START POINT IN BAKER FOX 2376  
  AND 2384 LEFT HALF TO FILL OUT BARRAGES ALREADY PRESENT 2350 AND 2379 X  
  ALTERNATIVE TASK BETWEEN LAND'S END AND WOLF ROCK X MY 336 PARA 11  
  REQUESTS RELATES TO POSIT 15W 40W X BY 111310 EASY ABLE TO SAIL BREST  
  112200 X THEN FROM 342 TO BAKER FOX 5133 TO 2730 TO 3184 THEN AS PER  
  091350 X  
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
  F-21 . . . ORIG. . .  
. . . . . NO DISTRIBUTION. . . . .                                                                           "CCM"
   
   
   
   
   

 

         
         
         
    ADMIRALTY PRIORITY
      COMINCH FOR F21  
    13 JUNE 1944    
    1301    
    ALTENHOF/MEYER    
    REA    
         
         
         
    PAGE 1 OF 2 122355Z                  NCR 5333   OPERA
         
         
         
   
  PART 1 122350Z  NCR 5332
  PART 2 122355Z  NCR 5333
   
  COMINCH FOR F21 OIC SERIAL 1173 FROM ADMIRALTY.
  ULTRA TOPSEC*
  OIC SERIAL 1173.
  BY 1035/12 SP AND SF AND SD TO REPORT FORTHWITH.
  2.  EP BY 1404/11 TO SHIFT TO IRELAND AT 0800/12 AND
  BY 1026/12 TO REPORT PASSING LATITUDE OF              IH
  AND IK BY 0227/12 AND 1030/12 TO REPORT FORTHWITH.
  3.  BY 1404/11 KW AND IM AND IL TO SHIFT TO DIANA AT
  0800/12 BUT SHIFT POSTPONED TILL 0800/13 AFTER
  REQUEST FROM COMSUBS WEST THAT THESE 3 BOATS BE NOT
  SHIFTED TO IRELAND TILL 24 HOURS AFTER ABOUT 0800/13
  DQ BY 1846/11 TO SHIFT TO IRELAND AT 0800/12.
  4.  XB BY 1046/12 TO STEER AT MAXIMUM SPEED FOR
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
     

 

   
   
  NAVSQ 25  EAST OF                      BE TO REPEAT 0347/11 IF
  IMPORTANT ADDING WEATHER.
  5.  BY 1908/11 KW AND IK AND ZI TO REPORT WEATHER THAT
  NIGHT.  WW'S LJ LAT 46 DEG N LONG 31 DEG W BY 0147/12
  LL LAT 58 DEG N LONG 34 DEG W BY 0348/12.  KW LAT 54 DEG N
  LONG 18 DEG W BY 0430/12 LM LAT 56 DEG N LONG 35 DEG W
  BY 0448/12.
  6.  I29 EQUALS MATSU PASSED THROUGH LATITUDE 15 DEG S
  LONGITUDE 24 DEG W ON 9/6.  I52 EQUALS MOMI CROSSED
  EQUATOR NORTHBOUND ON 4/6.
  7.  GRAU 1191 ALLOCATE KW AND CANCEL YU.  KX 423 HACKLAENDER
  AND KY299 HEINRICH AND KZ319 AND NA370 ALL EXR9.
  NB 295 WIEBOLDT AND NC 286 DIETRICH AND ND 1163 BALDUHN
  AND NE 679 BRECKBOLDT ALL EXR 10.  NF 310 LEY AND NG 318
  WIL  AND NH 991 AND LO 804 AND LP 858 BODE ALL EXR12.
   
   
  *RECEIVED ULTRA TOPSEC.  RECLASSIFIED SECRET.
  2 COPIES TO COMMANDER KNOWLES.
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
  ADMIRALTY                122355Z                    NCR 5333                   PAGE 2 OF 2
   
   

 

From
Para.
Correction
AOIC 1275
7
REFERENCE OIC SERIAL 1173 PARA 7 CANCEL ALLOCATION NH.  Z MENTION APPARENTLY GERMAN ERROR AND 991 IS IN BALTIC.

Admiratly OIC Serial 1174 is missing

       
       
       
  COMINCH    
    ADMIRALTY OP    OP  OP
  13 JUNE 1944    
       
       
       
       
  PAGE 1 OF 3 131745  
       
       
       
       
  ACTION TO ADMIRALTY FOR OIC X FROM COMINCH X F-21 SERIAL 338 X ULTRA X  
  PARA 1 X WWS: LOVE JIG 47N 32W BY 130226 X LOVE LOVE 59N 33W BY 130229 X  
  LOVE MIKE 56N 37W BY 130028 X PARA 2 X A/C ATTACKS IN BAKER FOX:  CHARLIE  
  EASY 9276 BY 122245 X KING GEORGE 9223 BY 122259 X PARA 3 X BY 122036  
  WILLIAM TARE IN BAKER FOX 2739 SENT GARBLE INTERPRETED 3 DDS BY COMSUBS  
  130121 X PARA 4 X BY 111310 EASY ABLE TO SAIL BREST 112200 AND BY 121629  
  ROGER HOW TO SAIL PALLICE 122200 X BOTH FOR BAKER FOX 3184 AND OP AS PER  
  091350 X BY 130343 MIKE ZEBRA RETURNING 24 HOURS OFF ESCORT POINT X PARA  
  5 X BY COMSUBS 121041 MIKE XRAY TO MINE WITH 15 SMA EITHER (A) CONVOY  
  LANE LAND'S END TO LIZARD: NAVSQ 2436 NORTHERNMOST TWO THIRDS OF (B)  
  CONVERGENCE POINT OF CONVOY LANES:  INSIDE 4 POINTS NAVSQS 2432 LOWER LEFT  
  AND UPPER LEFT, 2431 LOWER LEFT AND 2434 UPPER RIGHT X ALL EAST OF  
                                BAKER EASY X COMPLETION REPORT "LTIQ" FOR TASK A, "LTJR"  
  FOR TASK B X BY 131004 MIKE XRAY TO SAIL BREST 132300 X MIKE ZEBRA  
  TO TRY FOR PICK UP AT 140200 X PARA X BY OFFIZIER 122312 FOR C.O.S  
     
     
     
     
 
   
   
   
   
   

 

       
       
       
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  JIG KING AND LOVE CHARLIE AND HOW LOVE AND BAKER ABLE AND JIG TARE AND  
  JIG ZEBRA AND DOG YOKE AND LOVE KING ONLY: LEAVE OP AREAS SO BERGEN  
  CAN BE REACHED WITH FUEL ABOARD X IF ALREADY RETURNING ORDER WILL  
  FOLLOW X IF UNABLE TO REACH BERGEN TO REPORT POSIT AND FUEL WITHIN 5 DAYS X  
  PARA 7 X COMSUBS 111801 ESTIMATES ITEM LOVE AND ITEM MIKE IN BAKER EASY  
  32 TO 33 AND KING WILLIAM IN ABLE MIKE 77 AT 120800 X SUGGESTS REMINDER  
  ABOUT CURRENT, LYING ON BOTTOM, ETC SINCE ALL YOUNG WAR CRUISERS X BY  
  131058 XRAY BAKER AND XRAY CHARLIE TO REPORT PASSAGE LAT.  
                               PROBABLY                    ABLE LOVE X PARA 8 X HOLZBEIN MSGS: BY 121701  
  U/BS TO REPORT IF NOTICED AND ON RETURNING WHEN CROSSING LINE BAKER FOX  
  17 TO 51 X BY 121726 NEW TORPEDOES MUST UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES FALL INTO  
  ENEMY HANDS THEREFORE NOT TO BE SHOT TOWARD ENEMY COAST WHEN IN VICINITY X  
  SHALLOWEST SETTING AGAINST LANDING CRAFT LUT SPREADS AGAINST GROUPS OF  
  SHIPS X BY 121734 NO A/S HUNT BY OWN SEA AND AIR FORCES ALLOWED IN  
  CHANNEL X LUFTWAFFE OPERATING AT OR NEAR OWN COAST SO EVERY A/C IN  
     
     
     
     
 
   
   
   
   
   

 

       
       
       
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  CHANNEL TO BE PRESUMED HOSTILE X PARA 9 X BY SCHRANKE 102138 SQUARES  
  TO BE CROSSED OUT:  BAKER FOX 3638 UPPER RIGHT QUARTER AND 3639 UPPER  
  LEFT QUARTER AND 3656 UPPER HALF X PARA 10 X BY COMSUBS 121713 ONLY  
  U/BS COMPLETING AT HEIMAT TO RECEIVE NEW SNORTS X ASSEMBLY IN WEST NOT  
  POSSIBLE X BY 121400 COMSUBS WEST INTENTION NOT TO HAVE VII-C NON SNORTS  
  WHICH ARE READY OR GETTING READY DEPART X THEREFORE NO SUBSTITUTE U/B  
  TO LEAVE, EVEN FOR CHARLIE KING X SUGGESTS SIX BISCAY U/BS ENTER LORIENT  
  AND LIE IN IMMEDIATE READINESS FROM WHICH OP AREA AT 100 METER LINE CAN  
  BE REACHED IN 5 HOURS X PARA 11 X BY 130940 U/BS RETURNING FROM CHANNEL  
  NOT TO USE COASTAL LANE BUT PROCEED VIA BAKER FOX 2760 AND 2790 TO POINT  
  342 X HOMING PORT FOR ALL SNORTS BREST X BY 122218 KING XRAY AND KING  
  ROGER AND ITEM YOKE AND ITEM PETER ANMD HYRONIMUS FREE TO CRUISE VIA  
  NAVSQ 77 EAST OF                              PROBABLY                      ABLE EASY AND  
                                  PROBABLY ABLE MIKE SINCE NO STRONGER PATROL THERE THAN ON  
  NORTHERN ROUTE X YOUR 1169 NOT RECEIVED X    
     
     
     
  F-21 . . . ORIG. . .  
. . . . . NO DISTRIBUTION. . . . .                                                                           "CCM"
   
   
   
   
   

 

         
         
         
    ADMIRALTY PPPPPPPP
      COMINCH (F-21)  
    14 JUNE 1944    
    0022/0031    
    MEYER    
    DUMMIT/MCCORMACK    
         
         
         
      132217Z                   NCR 6177  
         
         
         
   
  PART 1  132210B  NCR 6171
  PART 2  132217B  NCR 6177
   
  COMINCH FOR F-21 FROM ADMIRALTY.
   
  OIC SERIAL 1175.
  1.  BY 1908/12 SF IN LN 12.  BY 1558/12 IH AND IK TO
  REPORT POSITIONS FORTHWITH.  BY 1158/13 IH AND IK
  TO STEER FOR WESTERN FRANCE AT ONCE.
  2.  LM LAT 56-00 N LONG 37-00 W BY 0028/13.  LJ LAT
  47-00 N LONG 32-00 W BY 0227/13.  LL LAT 59-00 N
  LONG 33-00 W BY 0229/13.  KW LAT 54-00 N LONG
  18-00 W BY 0430/12.
  3.  BY 1729/11 DY TO REPORT FORTHWITH IF HE HAD TOR-
  PEDOED PORTUGUESE MARIANELA ON 9TH OR 10TH IN NAVSQ
  CB 88.
  4.  BY 2312/12 JK LC HL BA JT OV DY AND LK TO LEAVE
   
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  OPERATIONAL AREA WITH ENOUGH FUEL TO REACH BERGEN
  IF ORDERED TO RETURN THERE.  IF BERGEN CANNOT BE
  REACHED TO REPORT POSITION AND FUEL WITHIN NEXT
  5 DAYS.
  5.  ASSUME YOU HAVE SITUATION REPORTS OF GUIANA COASTAL
  AREA SENT TO LC AND HL BY 1628/12.
  6.  MY 1174 TO                        ONLY.
   
   
   
   
  2 COPIES COMMANDER KNOWLES
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
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  PAGE 1 OF 3 141701  
       
       
       
       
  ACTION TO ADMIRALTY FOR OIC X FROM COMINCH X F-21 SERIAL 339 X ULTRA X  
  PARA 1 X BY 131607 XRAY BAKER TO SEND WEATHER X BY 131911 KING WILLIAM IF  
  WEST OF LONG ABLE LOVE 32 AND SUGAR TARE IF SOUTH OF LAT ABLE EASY 82 AND  
  XRAY CHARLIE TO SEND ADDITIONAL WEATHER X PARA 2 X WWS:  LOVE MIKE 56N 39W  
  BY 140627 AND PROBABLY 55N 35W BY 141327 UNSIGNED X LOVE LOVE 59N 31W BY  
  140527 X LOVE JIG 49 N 33W BY 140408 X SUGAR TARE 58N 37W BUT QUERY LONG  
  BY 140548 X PARA 3 X BY 131912 KING GEORGE TO ENTER PALLICE X BY 140058  
  EASY ZEBRA JOINING MIKE ZEBRA ESCORT AND REQUESTS AMBULANCE X BY 131710  
  C.O. OF CHARLIE ITEM ARRIVED AND U/B READY TO SAIL 15 JUNE X BY 131805  
  MIKE XRAY TO SAIL BREST 132300 X BY 131550 VICTOR KING SANK DD AND TO  
  ARRIVE PETERPORT 132300 BUT BY 132226 TOLD NO ESCORT UNTIL 140030 X BY  
  131741 VICTOR KING GIVEN DISCRETION TO DELAY SAILING UNTIL EVENING/14 TO  
  RELAX CREW IF NOT ENDANGERED BY DAYLIGHT SIGHTING FROM AIR AND WHEN LYING  
  ON BOTTOM X PARA 4 X BY 122302 COMSUBS ORDERS BISCAY NON SNORTS INTO  
  PORT AND BY 131331 FOLLOWING NON SNORTS ORDERED TO LORIENT: CHARLIE LOVE  
     
     
     
     
 
   
   
   
   
   

 

       
       
       
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  AND EASY ZEBRA AND PETER PATER AND GEORGE MIKE AND BECKER AND ITEM KING X  
  TO NAZAIRE:  VICTOR WILLIAM AND PETER ABLE AND WOLF AND ROGER TARE AND  
  FEINDT AND GEORGE ABLE AND CHARLIE EASY X TO PALLICE:  KING TARE AND PETER  
  VICTOR AND VICTOR YOKE AND GERKEN AND ITEM HOW X ESCORTS WILL R/V 14 TO  
  17 JUNE 0300 OFF LORIENT 0100 OFF NAZAIRE AND 0200 OFF PALLICE X NO  
  REPORTS X BECKER AND FEINDT PROBABLY EQUAL KING NAN AND KING KING OR  
  VICE VERSA X PARA 5 X BY 132111 LANWIRTS SUCCESS ONE DD EACH BY EASY  
  ABLE AND VICTOR KING X 4 LARGE A/C AND ONE PROBABLE X PARA 6 X TWIEL BEING  
  SHIFTED TO BORDEAUX FOR SUGAR CHARLIE AND SUGAR EASY AND MIKE FOX BY  
  091039 AND 091539 AND FOR SUGAR BAKER BY 131705 X PARA 7 X BY 111133  
  COMSUBS WEST REPORTS 3.7 AND 2 CM AMMUNITION FOR U/BS EXHAUSTED AND NO  
  STOCKS IN ARSENALS IN WEST X REQUESTS SUPPLIES BE SENT SPEEDILY TO EASTERN  
  FRANCE AND FROM THERE TO BASES BY TRUCK X BY COMSUBS 131648 SUPPLY OF  
  TORPEDOES FOR BREST ON WAY BUT T-5S ON THE WHOLE SCARCE X PARA 8 X BY  
  141231 CHARLIE VICTOR AND ROGER NOW ADVISED OF VERY HEAVY AIR PATROL OFF  
     
     
     
     
 
   
   
   
   
   

 

       
       
       
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  BISCAY AND CHANNEL COASTS OF BRITTANY X CONTRARY TO PREVIOUS ORDER TO  
  PROCEED TO OP AREA VIA BAKER FOX 4310 AND 2480 AND ALONG NORTHERN PART  
  OF CHANNEL TO 3180 X  
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
  F-21 . . . ORIG. . .  
. . . . . NO DISTRIBUTION. . . . .                                                                           "CCM"
   
   
   
   
   

 

         
         
         
    ADMIRALTY  
      COMINCH (F-21) RRRRRRRR
    15 JUNE 1944    
    0116/0148    
    MEYER/HANSEN    
    DUMMIT/MCCORMACK    
         
         
         
      142013                   NCR 7128    OPERA
         
         
         
   
  PART 1  142006  NCR 7110
  PART 2  142013  NCR 7128
   
  COMINCH FOR F-21 FROM ADMIRALTY.
   
  OIC SERIAL 1176.
  1.  SF AND SD TO AFRICA 3 0800/14.  BY 22212/12 SD IN
  KF 65 WITH 230 CBMS HAD SUNK "APPARENTLY BENAVON"
  1ST MAY IN FS 59.  BY 1734/13 WAS IN KG 44.  HEAD-
  ING POINT IN                   IS MORE LIKELY TO BE   [Penned note:  Maldives]
  2. JT BY 1900/13 WAS IN EU 88 WITH 118 CBMS.
  3.  BY 1921/13 DY TO IGNORE MARINELLA QUERY.  SHIP HAD
  PROPELLOR TROUBLE.
  4.  BY 1911/13 KI AND KW LATTER IF WEST OF LONG AL 32
  AND ST IF SOUTH OF LAT AE 82 TO REPORT WEATHER
  THAT NIGHT.  SUGGEST HE MAY HAVE PROCEEDED VIA DENMARK
   
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  STRAITS.
  5.  OIC 1162 PARA 7 CANCEL LN 1226 CLAUSEN EX R 31.
  BOAT DID NOT LEAVE BALTIC.
  6.  OIC 1169                    ONLY.
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
  2 COPIES COMMANDER KNOWLES
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
  ADMIRALTY                142013              NCR 7128           PAGE 2 OF 2
   
   

 

       
       
       
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  15 JUNE 1944    
       
       
       
       
  PAGE 1 OF 3 151705  
       
       
       
       
  ACTION TO ADMIRALTY FOR OIC X FROM COMINCH X F-21 SERIAL 340 X ULTRA X  
  PARA 1 X WWS:  LOVE JIG 47-30N 30-30W BY 150206 X LOVE LOVE 57-30N 30-30W  
  BY 150208 X LOVE MIKE 53-30N 30-30W BY 150309 AND 151408 X SUGAR TARE  
  56-30N LONG MISSING BY 150508 BUT DF FIX SUGGESTS 20 TO 30W X ITEM NAN  
  51-30N 15-30W BY 150517 AND DIESEL TROUBLE                                                ABLE  
  MIKE BY 150500 X PARA 2 X MY 132304 LOVE DOG TO SAIL LORIENT 142200 BUT BY  
  142043 WAR READINESS 15 JUNE X BY 132354 MIKE XRAY SAILED BREST 132300 WITH  
  4 T-5 AND 6 FAT X PARA 3 X A/C ATTACKS IN BAKER FOX:  GEORGE ABLE 6493  
  BY 150525 X MIKE ZEBRA 2794 BY 140250 AND RETURNED TO BREST BY 140928 AND  
  WAS READINESS 15 JUNE BY 141111 X PARA 4 X BY 140911 EASY ZEBRA ARRIVED  
  BREST 140700 X BY 141943 GEORGE MIKE ARRIVED LORIENT 140600 X BY 142257  
  PETER PETER SHOT DOWN LIBERATOR 13 JUNE BAKER FOX 5244 AND DAMAGED X  
  RETURNING TO LORIENT BY 150111 AND 150202 X BY 150200 ROGER UNCLE AT R/V  
  OFF PETERPORT X BY 141512 MISSED ESCORT WITH T-5 ON 11 JUNE X BY 141914  
  PERMITTED TO DELAY SAILING UNTIL NIGHT OF 15/16 TO KEEP CREW CALM X  
     
     
     
     
 
   
   
   
   
   

 

       
       
       
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  PAGE 2 OF 3 151705  
       
       
       
       
  BY 150302 KING TARE 2 HOURS LATE FOR R/V FOR R/V AND BY 150341 ORDERED TO JOIN  
  ESCORT 24 HOURS LATER X PARA 5 X BY 141449 ROGER VICTOR AND GEORGE CHARLIE  
  TO RETURN IF NO PROSPECTS OF SUCCESS DUE DEFENSE AND TRAFFIC SITUATION X BY  
  141847 U/BS TO CALL AT CHERBOURG ONLY IN EXTREME NECESSITY AS PORT AND EAST  
  ENTRANCE MINED EVEN OUTSIDE JETTY X PARA 6 X BY HOLZHEIN 141838 FOLLOWING  
  OPERATING ON SOUTHBOUND CHANNEL TRAFFIC:  WILLIAM UNCLE AND ROGER UNCLE  
  CONCENTRATING IN NORTH AND VICTOR KING AND ABLE ROGER AND WILLIAM VICTOR  
  CONCENTRATING BAKER FOX 3610 X PARA 7 X BY 141741 TO SPREAD OUT CRUISE  
  TO OP AREA AS FOLLOWS:  ITEM MIKE AND ITEM NAN FROM 2450 VIA 2620 X CHARLIE  
  VICTOR AND ROGER HOW FROM 2480 VIA 2650 X ITEM LOVE FROM 2720 VIA 2680 X  
  KING WILLIAM FROM 2752 TO 2852 AND THEN 15 MILES NORTH OF FRENCH COAST TO  
  03W X ALL BAKER FOX X PARA 8 X BY 141723 CHARLIE KING ATTACKED 5 TIMES BY  
  A/C SINCE DEPARTURE 6 JUNE X SHOT DOWN SUNDERLAND WITH RED SEARCHLIGHT  
  AFTER SURFACING 120110 TO CHARGE X THEN OUTMANEUVERED 2 OTHER A/C FOR  
  HOUR BY SAILING AROUND AMONG 20 APHRODITES PREVIOUSLY RELEASED X  
     
     
     
     
 
   
   
   
   
   

 

       
       
       
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  PAGE 3 OF 3 151705  
       
       
       
       
  PARA 9 X DO YOU HAVE RECORD OF MK 24 ATTACK TO ASSOCIATE WITH LAST  
  SENTENCE OFFIZIER 120310 PAREN PART OF GEORGE SUGAR SURVIVOR REPORT  
  PAREN X  
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
  F-21 . . . ORIG. . .  
. . . . . NO DISTRIBUTION. . . . .                                                                           "CCM"
   
   
   
   
   

 

         
         
         
    ADMIRALTY OP  OP  OP  OP
      COMINCH  
    15 JUNE 1944    
    1959    
    KRANING    
    FISHER/IMRIE    
         
         
         
    PAGE 1 OF 2 151840                 NCR 7943  
         
         
         
   
  PART 1  151836  NCR 7928
  PART 2  151840  NCR 7943
  (COMINCH FOR F 21 FROM ADMIRALTY)
   
  OIC SERIAL 1177.
  1.  BY 0500/15 XB IN                                AM WITH STAR-
  BOARD DIESEL OUT OF ORDER FOR 90 HOURS.  COULD PRO-
  BABLY CARRY OUT REPAIRS.
  2.  BY 1052/15 EP TO PROCEED THROUGH
  BE TO LARGE SQUARE EAST THEREOF.  PORT OF DESTINATION
  TO FOLLOW.  TO SEND WW ON PRESCRIBED LATITUDE AS PASS-
  AGE REPORT.
  3.  BY 1057/15 KR AND IY TO SEND PASSAGE REPORTS
  ON LATITUDE OF SQUARE       IP AND IX ON LATITUDE OF
  SQUARE                 BOTH                     AL.
  4.  AS FROM 0800/15 ZI TO AMERICA 2 HK TO
  "IRELAND" AND BY TO "DIANA".
   
   
   
   
   
   
     

 

   
   
  5.  LM IN LAT 54 NORTH LONG 38 WEST BY 0110/15.
  LJ IN LAT 48 NORTH LONG 31 WEST BY 0206/15.  LL IN LAT
  58 NORTH LONG 31 WEST BY 0208/15.
  6.  BY 1658/14 WW'S URGENTLY REQUIRED FROM KI AND
  ST THAT NIGHT AND ST AGAIN FOLLOWING NIGHT CONSIDER ST
  MUST HAVE PASSED THROUGH DENMARK ST.
  7.  NI 998 FIELDER EX R12.
  8.  VK SAILED FOR ST. PETER PORT 0300B/15.  RU HAS
  BEEN ATTACKED THERE TODAY BY BOMBS FROM SPITFIRES AND
  POSSIBLY DAMAGED.
   
   
   
   
   
  2 COPIES F 341 FOR COMMANDER KNOWLES.
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
  ADMIRALTY                151840                 NCR 7943         PAGE 2 OF 2
   
   

Admiralty OIC Serial 1178 is missing

       
       
       
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  16 JUNE 1944    
       
       
       
       
  PAGE 1 OF 2 161730  
       
       
       
       
  ACTION TO ADMIRALTY FOR OIC X FROM COMINCH X F-21 SERIAL 341 X ULTRA X  
  PARA 1 X WWS:  LOVE JIG 48-30N 28-30W BY 160626 AND 47-30N 27-30W BY 161607 X LOVE  
  LOVE 57-30N 29-30W BY 160408 AND 161649 X LOVE MIKE 52-30N 38-30W BY 160507 X PARA  
  2 X BY 152128 LOVE DOG SAILING LORIENT VIA PEINING LANE BY WHICH DOG QUEEN AND  
  HOW KING GIVEN PERMISSION TO ENTER X BY 132301 WAR READINESS GEORGE LOVE  
  DELAYED UNTIL 14 JUNE BECAUSE OF TROUBLE WITH HYDROPLANES X 151103 MIKE ZEBRA  
  TO SAIL BREST 152200 X BY 151811 ROGER UNCLE TO SAIL AS SOON AS POSSIBLE  
  SUBMERGING AT 50 METER LINE AND BY 161042 TO REPORT ETD BY SHORE RADIO IF STILL  
  AT PETERPORT X PARA 3 X ARRIVALS NAZAIRE:  EASY BAKER CONFIRMED WOLFF AND  
  ROGER TARE AND VICTOR WILLIAM BY 151006 X KING NAN EQUALS FEINDT BY  
  151632 X PARA 4 X BY 150100 ROGER HOW'S RUDDER JAMMED AND WILL ARRIVE  
  PUMPE 160300 X BY 160206 PETER VICTOR AT PUMPE X BY 160255 PETER PETER  
  24 HOURS FROM ESCORT R/V X PARA 5 X BY 150501 AND 151055 SUGAR CHARLIE  
  AND SUGAR EASY TO LOAD ONLY 10 TORPEDOES OF T-1 TYPE AS FOLLOWS: 4 BOW  
  4 UPPER DECK COMPARTMENTS 2 STORAGE X COMMENT NO MENTION OF 2 STERN TUBES  
     
     
     
  F-21 . . . ORIG. . .  
. . . . . NO DISTRIBUTION. . . . .                                                                           "CCM"
   
   
   
   
   

 

       
       
       
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  PREVIOUSLY ASSOCIATED WITH THIS TYPE X BY 151821 12TH FLOT TO SUPPLY  
  CIPHER AND R/S DATA FOR 12 MONTHS PRESUMABLY TO ABOVE X NO ADDITIONAL  
  EQUIPMENT FOR DELIVERY TO OTHER U/BS PLANNED X BY COMSUBS 151158 12TH  
  FLOT ADVISED OF DECISION TO REMOVE UPPER DECK CONTAINERS FROM TYPE TEN  
  B X REMOVAL STARBOARD CONTAINER NECESSARY ANYWAY TO INSTALL SNORT X PARA  
  6 X HOLZBEIN:  BY 151241 BECAUSE OF MINE DANGER BETWEEN USHANT AND COAST  
  U/BS RETURNING FROM CHANNEL TO PROVEED VIA BAKER FOX 2760 AND 2790 TO POINT  
  342 X BY 151246 U/BS HAVING TROUBLE CHARGING AT SEA MAY CHARGE IN PETERPORT  
  ROADSTEAD AT NIGHT X R/V 9 MILES NORTH OF POINT 332 EQUALS 49-13.6N  
  02-25.9W, ON WAY FROM POINT 332 TO POINT ITEM 6 EQUALS 49-26.2N 02-30W X  
  DAMAGED U/BS UNABLE TO MAKE BREST MAY IN EXTREME EMERGENCY ENTER  
  CHERBOURG X R/V DURING DARKNESS 3 MILES NORTH OF POINT 254 EQUALS 49-42.6N  
  01-39W X OWN MINES IN ROADSTEAD AND OFF EAST ENTRANCE TO HARBOUR X  
     
     
     
     
     
  F-21 . . . ORIG. . .  
. . . . . NO DISTRIBUTION. . . . .                                                                           "CCM"
   
   
   
   
   

 

         
         
         
    ADMIRALTY  
      COMINCH (F-21)  
    17 JUNE 1944   DDDDDDDD
    0544    
    HANSEN    
    DUMMIT/MCCORMACK    
         
         
         
      161933B                NCR 9312   OPERA
         
         
         
   
  COMINCH FOR F-21 FROM ADMIRALTY.
   
  OIC SERIAL 1179.
  1.  BY 1043/16 JS AND DQ TO COASTAL 0800/17.
  2.  JI BY 1358/15 INFORMED "ON RETURN PASSAGE AT MOST
  ECONOMICAL SPEED."
  3.  W/T SERVICES FROM 0800/17.  IRELAND FOR KX, COAST-
  AL FOR LH AND IK AND BY AND LD.
  4.  MY 1177 PARA 8 READ VK SAILED FROM ST PETER PORT.
  CINCLANT'S 150344 TO CTF 22.2 GIVES NO INDICATION
  THAT THE SECOND SENTENCE IS BASED ENTIRELY ON
  SPECIAL INTELLIGENCE BRITISH ADDRESSEES OF THIS
  SIGNAL HAVE BEEN INSTRUCTED TO TREAT AS EQUIVALENT
  TO ADMIRALTY ULTRA.  CAN YOU DEVISE ANY MEANS TO
  PREVENT SIMILAR OCCURRENCES WHICH MIGHT ENTAIL
  BREACHES OF INTERNAL SECURITY BY BRITISH ADDRES-
  SEES?
   
  2 COPIES COMMANDER KNOWLES
   
   
   
   
     

Admiralty OIC Serial 1180 is missing

       
       
       
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  PAGE 1 OF 2 171730  
       
       
       
       
  ACTION TO ADMIRALTY FOR OIC X FROM COMINCH X F-21 SERIAL 342 X ULTRA X  
  PARA 1 X WWS:  LOVE JIG 47-30N 27-30W BY 170207 AND 47-30N 26-30W BY 171608 X  
  LOVE LOVE 57-30N 29-30W BY 170447 X LOVE MIKE 51-30N 38-30W BY 170508 X  
  KING ROGER 58-30N 20-30W BY 170619 X BY 170528 YOKE ZEBRA AT REPORT LINE X  
  PARA 2 X BY 170346 ENGLISH A/C IN ATTACK ON LOVE OBOE OFF NORWEGIAN COAST  
  FIRED GERMAN R/S X PARA 3 X ASSUME YOU HAVE 151930 AND 152015 GIVING CONVOY  
  LANES ALONG SOUTH COAST ENGLAND X PARA 4 X BY 162310 CHARLIE VICTOR  
  PERISCOPES OUT AFTER DEEP DIVE AND TO R/V ESCORT POINT 344 180300 BY 170047 X  
  BY 160204 MIKE ZEBRA STILL IN BREST BECAUSE OF AIR POCKET IN FUEL TANK X  
  PARA 5 X ARRIVALS NAZAIRE: CHARLIE EASY AND GEORGE ABLE BY 150915 X  
  PALLICE:  ITEM CHARLIE CONFIRMED GERKE BY 160247 WAR READINESS 22 JUNE X  
  KING GEORGE BY 152020 WAR READINESS 20 JUNE X KING TARE BY 152120 WAR  
  READINESS 21 JUNE X VICTOR YOKE BY 160333 WAR READINESS 21 JUNE X PETER  
  VICTOR BY 161603 ON 6 HOUR READINESS X ROGER HOW BY 161953 WAR READINESS  
  WITH SNORT 20 JUNE X LORIENT: KING KING EQUALS BECKER BY 161732 ON 6 HOUR  
     
     
     
     
 
   
   
   
   
   

 

       
       
       
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  READINESS INTERRUPTED BY DOCKING X BREST:  BY 151446 EASY ZEBRA REQUIRES  
  MINOR REPAIRS BECAUSE OF BOMB DAMAGE AND WAR READINESS WITHOUT SNORT 24  
  JUNE X BY 151301 VICTOR WILLIAM AND EASY BAKER AND ROGER TARE ON 6 HOUR  
  READINESS, LATTER DEPENDING ON DOCKYARD FINDING AS TO A/C ATTACK X PARA 6 X  
  BY 161055 ROGER UNCLE AVERAGE ONLY 35 MILES FOR BAY CRUISING TO OP AREA X  
  BY COMSUBS 162054 THIS RATE TOO LOW AND U/BS TO LIE ON BOTTOM ONLY WHEN  
  ADVERSE CURRENT APPROACHES OWN SPEED ON ELECTRIC MOTORS X SNORTS TO TRY TO  
  CHARGE  TO CAPACITY EVERY NIGHT X BY 170842 ROGER UNCLE TO REPORT VIA  
  SHORE RADIO WHY NOT LEAVING UNTIL 18 JUNE X BY 170952 TO LIE ON BOTTOM  
  IN ROADSTEAD BECAUSE OF AIR DANGER DURING DAYLIGHT X PARA 7 X BY 151529  
  12TH FLOT TO REPORT WEIGHT AND SPACE OF COMMUNICATION SUPPLY OUTFIT AND IF  
  ONE CAN BE LOADED ON SUGAR CHARLIE AND SUGAR EASY SINGLY OR TOGETHER X  
  PARA 8 X BY 170201 TARGETS NORTH OF COTEFLIN ALMOST REGULARLY 0000 TO  
  0500 AND AND FREQUENTLY IN AFTERNOON, CONCENTRATING BAKER FOX 3500 AND 3530 X
  YOUR 1179 PARA 4 AFFIRMATIVE X  
     
     
     
  F-21 . . . ORIG. . .  
. . . . . NO DISTRIBUTION. . . . .                                                                           "CCM"
   
   
   
   
   

 

         
         
         
    ADMIRALTY  
      COMINCH ROUTINE
    18 JUNE 1944    
    0041    
    ALTENHOF    
    KOTEEN/ROWLAND    
         
         
         
    PAGE 1 OF 2 171934Z                NCR 198   OPERA
         
         
         
   
  PART 1  171930Z  NCR 190
  PART 2  171934Z  NCR 198
  TOPSEC.  ULTRA.
  COMINCH FOR F 21 OIC SERIAL 1181 FROM ADMTY.
   
  OIC SERIAL 1181
  (1)  BY 1315/16 KI TO REPORT POSITION THAT NIGHT
  AND BY 1331/17 TO REPORT FORTHWITH.
  (2)  BY 2134/16 U-BOATS NORTHABOUT WARNED OF
  INCREASED DANGER FROM AIR IN AREA EAST OF LONGITUDE
  OF                               AL.
  (3)  BY 2120/16 U-BOATS WITHIN 60 MILE RADIUS TO
  ASSIST NI THOUGHT TO BE SINKING AFTER AIR ATTACK BY
  AF 8787 BUT NI TAKEN UP BY ESCORT BY 0243/17 AND PUTTING
  INTO BERGEN.
  (4)  BY 0328/17 YZ HAD REACHED LINE FOR SENDING
  CHECK REPORT.  D/F INDICATES                   AK.  QUERY 1600
   
   
   
   
   
   
     

 

   
   
  TON ML.
  (5)  BY 0208/17 LJ IN LAT 48N LONG 28W.  BY 0447/17
  LL IN 58N 30W.  BY 0507/17 LM IN 52N 39W.
  (6)  LP TO IRELAND AT 2200/17.
  (7)  NANKING 743 KANDIZIOR* * EXR 15 POSSIBLY DIRECT
  TO ATLANTIC LQ 1225 EXR 17.
  (8)  ASSUME YOU HAVE REPORT BY LK 0315/17 GIVING
  CB 3253 ON RETURN PASSAGE.
  (9)  YOUR 340 PARA 9 NEGATIVE.
  (10)  MY 1178 AND 1189 TO                          ONLY.
   
   
  *RECEIVED TOPSEC, RECLASSIFIED SECRET.
  * * AS RECEIVED.
  2 COPIES TO COMMANDER KNOWLES.
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
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Admiralty OIC Serial 1182 is missing

       
       
       
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  ACTION TO ADMIRALTY FOR OIC X FROM COMINCH X F-21 SERIAL 343 X ULTRA X  
  PARA 1 X WWS LOVE LOVE 58-30N 31-30W BY 180448 X LOVE MIKE 51-30N 36-30W  
  BY 180507 X PARA 2 X A/C ATTACKS IN BAKER FOX:  CHARLIE VICTOR 5218 BY  
  180427 X ITEM MIKE 2448 BY 180050 X PARA 3 X BY 180028 HOW MIKE 28 HOURS  
  OFF BORDEAUX X HOW KING 48 HOURS OFF BY 180459 X BY 181006 EASY ABLE  
  ARRIVING PETERPORT 182300 X BY 171152 CHARLIE LOVE ARRIVED LORIENT X BY  
  172352 WILLIAM TARE JOINING CHARLIE VICTOR'S ESCORT CLAIMED SINKING 3 DDS  
  BAKER FOX 2739 AT 080945 AND BY 180446 AT POINT LIEBE X PARA 4 X BY 181836  
  KING ROGER AND ITEM YOKE AND ITEM PETER AND ITEM ZEBRA AND KING XRAY AND  
  KING CHARLIE AT HIGHEST SPEED, SHORTEST ROUTE, SURFACED WHEN POSSIBLE VIA  
  NAVSQ 15 TO 25 OF LARGE SQUARE EAST OF                                     BAKER  
  EASY X VALID FOR KING XRAY AND KING CHARLIE ONLY AFTER CROSSING LONG.  
                                               ABLE EAST X SUBMERGED WITH SNORT AFTER LAT. AND LONG.  
                                                                                      IF SNORT OUT TO REPORT WITH  
  PASSAGE X  BY 172038 KOCHLOEFFEL MESSAGES ONLY FOR ABOVE BOATS PLBS XRAY  
     
     
     
     
 
   
   
   
   
   

 

       
       
       
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  CHARLIE X BY 171325 KING CHARLIE ON IRELAND 180800 X BY 171842 YOKE ZEBRA  
  NOT TO FRANCE BUT CARRY OUT ALTERNATIVE TASK X PARA 5 X BY 180403  
                 IN ZEBRA WILLIAM 2435               EASY ROGER WITH 388 CBM SUGGESTS  
  OPERATION COASTAL AREA  
  GEORGE ABLE AND GEORGE KING X BY 181004 APPROVED X PARA 6 X BY 161630  
  MIKE ZEBRA TO SAIL 170100 X BY 161636 BAKER LOVE AND FOX PETER LOVE  
  EASY TO BE EQUIPPED WITH THETIS X PARA 7 X VICTIM 151751Z CONFIRMED  
  SUGAR ROGER X F.K. BUECHEL P/W X  
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
  F-21 . . . ORIG. . .  
. . . . . NO DISTRIBUTION. . . . .                                                                           "CCM"
   
   
   
   
   

 

         
         
         
    ADMIRALTY  
      COMINCH (F21) ROUTINE
    19 JUNE 1944    
    0538    
    KARABINUS    
    DORSEY/FISHER    
         
         
         
    PAGE 1 OF 2 PAGES. 182308Z                 NCR 1360  
         
         
         
   
  COMINCH FOR F21 OIC SERIAL 1183 FROM ADMIRALTY.
   
  OIC SERIAL 1183.
  (1)  OF THE 19 WHICH TOOK UP BAY PATROLS ALL BUT ET WHO
  WAS SUNK HAVE REENTERED PORT.
  (2)  BY 0028/18 A U-BOAT WAS 28 HOURS OFF RENDEZVOUS FOR G.
  SIGNATURE WAS THAT OF HM AND CONTROL SO ACKNOWLEDGE.
  (3)  JO AT 0800/18 ONTO AFRICA 3 AND BY 1109/18 TO HEAD
  FOR NGS 99 SOUTH OF
  EITHER MQ OR LC.  [Penned note:  Gulf Aden or Maldives] TO REPORT STOCKS
  AVAILABLE FOR TRANSFER TO JO.  ST AT 0800/18 ONTO AMERIKA 1
  AND KC ONTO IRELAND.
  (4)  YZ BY 1842/17 NOT TO HEAD BISCAY BUT CARRY OUT ALTERNA-
  TIVE TASK QUERY A MINELAYER POSSIBLY EN ROUTE HALIFAX OR
  US SEA FRONTIER.
  (5)  SS BY 0403/18 IN                                   BY D/F PROBABLY ER WITH
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
     

 

   
   
  388 PROPOSED OPERATIONAL AREA IN COASTAL REGION
                                             PROBABLY FROM CAPE PALMAS TO
  POINTE NOIRE.  APPROVED BY 1104/18.
  (6)  EP TO RETURN TO TRONDHEIM ON COMPLETING CONNING TOWER
  TRIALS IN ATLANTIC.
  (7)  LJ BY 0207/17 IN LAT 48-00N LONG 28-00W AND BY 1608/17
  IN LAT 48-00N LONG 27-00W.  LM BY TOI 0308/17 IN LAT
  52-00N LONG 39-00W LL BY 0447/17 IN LAT 58-00N LONG 30-00W
  AND BY 1528/17 IN LAT 58-00N LONG 31-00W.
   
   
   
   
   
  2 COPIES DELIVERED TO COMDR KNOWLES.
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
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  PAGE 1 OF 2 191700  
       
       
       
       
  ACTION TO ADMIRALTY FOR OIC X FROM COMINCH X F-21 SERIAL 344 X ULTRA X  
  PARA 1 X WWS:  LOVE LOVE 56-30N 31-30W BY 190449 X LOVE MIKE 51-30N  
  35-30W BY 190450 X PARA 2 X BY 190005 KING ROGER BEING ATTACKED BY A/C  
  ABLE LOVE 9392 X PARA 3 X BY 181035 LORIENT HOMING PORT FOR DOG QUEEN  
  AND HOW KING AND JIG SUGAR AND BAKER YOKE X BY 182258 U/BS TO LEAVE  
  SPANISH TERRITORIAL WATERS IMMEDIATELY AND THOSE STILL THERE NOT TO  
  ENGAGE IN ANY ACTS OF WAR EVEN DEFENSIVELY X BY 190115 LOVE DOG QUOTE  
  AFFIRMATIVE 22 JUNE UNQUOTE X PARA 4 X BY 181114 EASY ABLE TO STAY AT  
  PETERPORT AS SHORT AS POSSIBLE LYING ON BOTTOM IF STILL IN ROADSTEAD  
  DAYLIGHT AND BY 181437 TO R/V ESCORT 190300 X PARA 5 X BY KOCHLOEFFEL  
  181236 BAKER FOX 3658 ADDED TO OWN MINED AREAS 102219 PARA 1 X BY 181445  
  MINES SUSPECTED BAKER FOX 2696 MIDDLE TO 3545 UPPER LEFT X PARA 6 X AND  
  TO MY 343 PARA 8:  091015 MAY                                             GEORGE ROGER  
                                    KING GEORGE X 181205 MAY                                 GEORGE  
  ROGER AND                                                  FOX PETER AND  
     
     
     
     
 
   
   
   
   
   

 

       
       
       
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  LOVE CHARLIE X 260126 MAY                                                DOG HOW X 291053 MAY  
                                                 EASY UNCLE X 071212                                         LOVE  
  BAKER X YOUR 1183 PARA 1 WE LACK DEFINITE ARRIVALS PETER ABLE AND PETER  
  PETER X  
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
  F-21 . . . ORIG. . .  
. . . . . NO DISTRIBUTION. . . . .                                                                           "CCM"
   
   
   
   
   

 

         
         
         
    ADMIRALTY  
      COMINCH FOR F-21  
    JUNE 20 1944   DEFERRED
    0252    
    MELTON/KRANING    
    HARTZELL/LYNN    
         
         
         
      192135Z                  NCR 2195  
         
         
         
   
  PART 1  192121 NCR 2014
  PART 2  192128 NCR 2146
  PART 3  192135 NCR 2195
   
  ULTRA*  COMINCH FOR F-21.  FROM ADMIRALTY.
   
  OIC SERIAL 1184.
  U/BOAT SITUATION.
  1.  NO 34 WHICH INCLUDES N 11 AND T 9 AND B 4.  NT 35
  G 4  PW 23.  U 12  M 12  SC 36.  L 10  UX 6  F 3.  ST 13
  W 190  OE 38.  P 6  SR 17  OW 13.
  2.  TOTAL 452 COMPRISES NI 2 AND ALLOWS Q 10.
  3.  NI COMPRISES 881 AND 1302 HERWARTZ.
  4.  PU AND GW NOW TRANSFERRED FROM PW TO Q TENTATIVELY
  FOR MAY 1943 AND JULY 1943 RESPECTIVELY.  TO MARCH Q
  ALLOCATE CP FOR M A D CATS AND H M S AFFLECK AT
  1112Z/16TH IN STRAITS OF GIBRALTAR AND SP CAUSE
   
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      192135Z                  NCR 2195  
         
         
         
   
  UNKNOWN BUT POSSIBLY WAS THE BOAT WHICH REPORTED
  BOMB HIT AT 0303/28TH.  REQUEST CHECK WHETHER C V E
  CARD LOST A PLANE THEN.  TO JUNE Q ADD KI FOR A/C
  T162 AT 0010Z/3RD AND ZI FOR CROATAN GROUP 0102Z/12
  AND IY FOR A/C T/162 AT 0810Z/13TH AND SR FOR USS
  SOLOMOMS GROUP AT 1725Z/15TH ASSUMING THAT REFERENCE
  TO SS IN PARA SEVEN OF COMINCH 343 WAS GARBLE AND UN-
  KNOWN FOR A/C D/333 AT 1443Z/17TH AND IL FOR EG 14
  AT 1449Z/18TH.  REFERENCE OIC SERIAL 1172.
  4.  FOR UNKNOWN PROBABLY IY SUBSTITUTE UNKNOWN PROBABLY
  IO.
  5.  CO IN BALTIC 48 4 SCHAEFER 773 BALDUN** 1202
  CKOMSEN** 1223Z.
  6.  REFERENCE PARA 4 ABOVE PU AND GW NOT MENTIONED IN
  COMPREHANSIVE RECENT GERMAN WAR READINESS AND SAILING
   
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From
Para.
Correction
AOIC 1206
4
REFERENCE OIC SERIAL 1184 PARA 4 TO D/333 AT 1443Z/17TH ALLOCATE KX. 

 

         
         
         
       
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
      192135Z                  NCR 2195  
         
         
         
   
  SIGNALS.  PU MAY HAVE FAILED TO REACH PORT MAY 1943.
  GW AD ST 12 APRIL 1943 AND MAY HAVE SAILED EARLY
  JULY.  GAPS IN Z TRAFFIC MAY ACCOUNT FOR LACK OF
  ANXIETY.
   
   
   
   
  2 COPIES FOR COMDR KNOWLES
  * RECEIVED AS ULTRA TOPSEC, RECLASSIFIED AS SECRET.
  ** AS RECEIVED.
   
   
   
   
   
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    ADMIRALTY  
      COMINCH ROUTINE
    JUNE 20 1944    
    0406    
    ALTENHOF    
    KOTEEN/ROWLAND    
         
         
         
    PAGE 1 OF 2 192137Z               NCR 2239     OPERA
         
         
         
   
  TOPSEC* ULTRA.  OIC SERIAL 1185.  COMINCH FOR F21.
  FROM ADMIRALTY.
   
  OIC SERIAL 1185.
  (1)  HK 30 HOURS OFF BY 2337/18.  LD BY 0115/19
  RETURNING.  ESCORT REQUESTED FOR 22/6.
  (2)  LM LAT 52N LONG 37W 1247/18.  LL LAT 58N
  LONG 32W 1410/18 AND 57N 32W 0248/19.  LM LAT 52N
  LONG 36W 0450/19 NOTHING FROM LJ QUERY HAS CROATAN
  KILLED.
  (3)  KR BY 0005/19 ATTACKED IN AL 9392 BUT DOUBT
  POSITION.
  (4)  MY 1182 WILL GIVE NIP TEXT 092000 BUT YOU
  HAVE GIST ALREADY.  REQUEST REPETITION OF PARA 7 OF
  YOUR 343 RECEIVED GARBELED.  REQUEST CONFIRMATION THAT
  OP AREA FOR SS IN YOUR 343 PARA 5 IS DEFINITE HAVING
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
     

 

   
   
  REGARD TO 1046/30 MAY AND THAT YOU WILL ALWAYS INDICATE
  WHICH EQUIVALENTS ARE DEFINITE FROM BY MATERIAL.
   
   
   
  *RECEIVED TOPSEC; RECLASSIFIED SECRET.
  2 COPIES TO COMMANDER KNOWLES.
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
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    ADMIRALTY  
      COMINCH ROUTINE
    20 JUNE 1944    
    1430/1443    
    ANDERSON/KARABINUS    
    KNAPP/BENNETT    
         
         
         
    PAGE 1 OF 3 201034Z                   NCR 2573     OPERA
         
         
         
   
  PART 1  201020Z  NCR 2559
  PART 2  201034Z  NCR 2573
   
  (COMINCH FOR F21 OIC SERIAL 1186 FROM ADMIRALTY)
   
  ULTRA TOPSEC.
  THIS IS TEXT OF SIGNAL 092000 FROM JAP NA BERLIN
  TO INAXUMA TOKYO BEGINS CO RASL TO CAPTAIN MOMI
  1.  ANGLO-AMERICAN FORCES HAVE BEEN LANDING ON THE
  COAST OF NORTHERN FRANCE BETWEEN LE HARVE AND
  CHERBOURG SINCE THE 6TH JUNE AND FIERCE FIGHTING
  IS NOW DEVELOPING.  THE PORT TO WHICH YOU ARE TO
  PROCEED IS STILL LORIENT BUT DEPENDING ON
  CIRCUMSTANCES IT MAY HAVE TO BE CHANGED TO NORWAY.
  2.  THE MEETING POINT IS TO BE 15 DEGS NORTH 40
  DEGS WEST AND DATE AND TIME OF MEETING 22ND JUNE AT
  2115 (GMT QUERY WITH NO APPLIED CORRECTIONS (DUSK).
  YOU ARE TO PROCEED TO AND FRO ON THE SURFACE ALONG
   
   
   
   
   
     

 

   
   
  THE PARALLEL OF LATITUDE WITH THE MEETING POINT MIDWAY AND
  AWAIT THE GERMAN SUBMARINE.  IN THE EVENT OF FAILURE TO
  EFFECT A RENDEZVOUS FOR THE 1ST 10 MINUTES OF EVERY HOUR
  BETWEEN 000 ON THE 23RD AND SUNRISE YOU WILL PROCEED TO AND
  FRO AS ABOVE AT HIGH SPEED.  THE GERMAN SUBMARINE WILL
  MAENWHILE REMAIN SUBMERGED AND PICK YOU UP WITH HER
  HYDROPHONES AND ENDEAVOUR TO EFFECT A RENDEZVOUS.  SHOULD THIS
  BE UNSUCCESSFUL ON THE 1ST DAY THE SAME PROCEDURE WILL BE
  FOLLOWED UNTIL SUNRISE ON THE 25TH.
  IN THE EVENT OF FAILURE PLEASE SEND A SIGNAL.
  3.  PROCEDURE AFTER RENDEZVOUS YOU WILL PROCEED DUE NORTH
  ALONG THE 40 DEGREE WEST LINE OF LONGITUDE AND ON REACHING
  38 DEGS WEST YOU WILL PROCEED TO 43 DEGS NORTH
  30 DEGS WEST AFTER THIS YOU WILL MAKE FOR THE SPANISH COAST AS
  DIRECTED BY THE LIAISON OFFICER.
  4.  THE GERMAN SUBMARINE IS OF THE SATSUKI CLASS BUT SHE HAS
  NO BIG GUN AND HAS 1 3.7 CM GUN AND 2 2 CM DOUBLE DASH
  MOUNTING MACHINE GUNS ON THE BRIDGE.  IN REGARD TO
  RECOGNITION SIGNALS YOU MAY IF NECESSARY EXCHANGE RECOGNITION
  SIGNALS LAID DOWN IN THE RECOGNITION TABLES IN FORCE.
  1 LIAISON OFFICER WITH SEARCH RECEIVERS OF THE MOST UP TO
  DATE TYPE AND 2 OPERATORS ARE ABOARD THE GERMAN SUBMARINE
  WHOSE APPROXIMATE POSITION ON THE 6TH JUNE WAS 35 DEGS NORTH
  23 DEGS WEST.
  5.  SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS MUST BE TAKEN AGAINST ENEMY AIRCRAFT.
  YOU SHOULD NORMALLY STAY SUBMERGED IN DAY TIME.  (AN ENEMY
   
  ADMIRALTY                201034Z                   NCR 2573        PAGE 2 OF 3
   
   

 

   
   
  CARRIERS(S) HAS (HAVE) RECENTLY APPEARED IN THE VICINITY OF
  15 DEGS NORTH 30 DEGS WEST AND 2 GERMAN SUBMARINES HAVE
  BEEN SUNK THERE.
  6.  SHOULD YOU HAVE TO PROCEED TO NORWAY AND RUN SHORT OF
  FUEL YOU WILL BE REFUELLED BY THE GERMANS BUT THIS WILL
  ENTAIL CONSIDERABLE DIFFICULTIES FOR THEM AND THEY ARE
  ANXIOUS TO AVOID DOING THIS UNLESS ABSOLUTELY NECESSARY.
   
   
   
   
  *AS RECEIVED.
  2 COPIES COMDR KNOWLES.
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
  ADMIRALTY                201034Z                   NCR 2573        PAGE 3OF 3
   
   

 

       
       
       
  COMINCH    
    ADMIRALTY OP    OP  OP
  20 JUNE 1944    
       
       
       
       
  PAGE 1 OF 2 201620  
       
       
       
       
  ACTION TO ADMIRALTY FOR OIC X FROM COMINCH X F-21 SERIAL 345 X ULTRA X  
  PARA 1 X WWS:  LOVE MIKE 51-30N 32-30W BY 201648 X LOVE LOVE 56-30N 34-30W  
  BY 201509 X PARA 2 X BY 200407 LOVE JIG IN BAKER EASY 7413 RETURNING WITH  
  HEAVY PERSONNEL LOSSES X BY 191243 PEINING LANE NOT TO BE USED X PARA 3 X  
  BY KOCHLOEFFEL 192108 MINES IN FOLLOWING AREAS HARDLY EFFECTIVE SINCE LAID  
  1942 AND ENEMY CONTINUALLY OPERATING THERE:  BAKER FOX 3154 AND 3245 AND  
  3531, BETWEEN BAKER FOX 3514 AND 3525 AND 3517 AND 3528 X BY 200110  
  PETERPORT TO BE USED ONLY IN EMERGENCY BECAUSE OF A/C AND MINES DROPPED  
  19 JUNE X ASSUME YOU HAVE 101821 RE DESTRUCTION OF QUAY INSTALLATIONS  
  CHERBOURG X PARA 4 X YOUR 1184 PARA 4 WE HAVE NO REPORT OF PLANE LOSS BY  
  CARD ON FERRY TRIP X YOUR 1185 PARA 4 WE NOW HAVE NIP 092000 X SUGAR SUGAR  
  OF AREA NAVSQS GEORGE ABLE TO GEORGE KING CONFIRMED X HEREAFTER ALL  
  EQUIVALENTS DEFINITE UNLESS QUALIFIED WITH QUOTE POSSIBLY OR PROBABLY  
  UNQUOTE X MY 343 PARA 7 QUOTE VICTIM 151751Z CONFIRMED SUGAR ROGER X  
  F.K. BUECHEL P/W UNQUOTE X PARA 5 X BY NIP 171632 ZEBRA YOKE TO SAIL  
     
     
     
     
 
   
   
   
   
   

 

       
       
       
  COMINCH    
    ADMIRALTY OP    OP  OP
  20 JUNE 1944    
       
       
       
       
  PAGE 2 OF 2    
       
       
       
       
  PENANG 191600 X POSITS 201200 IN 06-40N 95-42E, 211200 03W 92E AND  
  221200 IN 02S 88-40E X QUERY ATLANTIC BOUND X BY NIP 171732 ITEM EIGHT  
  TO SAIL PENANG 191700 AND 202100 TO DEPART SABANG X POSITS 212100 IN 05N  
  93-20E, 220800 IN 01-20N 90-45E AND 231700 IN 03S 87-40E X APPARENTLY TO  
  REFUEL LOVE ITEM X  
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
  F-21 . . . ORIG. . .  
. . . . . NO DISTRIBUTION. . . . .                                                                           "CCM"
   
   
   
   
   

 

         
         
         
    ADMIRALTY  
      COMINCH FOR F 21 ROUTINE
    21 JUNE 1944    
    0458    
    ALTENHOF    
    LYNN/REA/DIEBEL    
         
         
         
    PAGE 1 OF 2 202159Z*                 NCR 3381  
         
         
         
   
  PART 1  202144Z  NCR 3307*
  PART 2  202150Z  NCR 3385*
  PART 3  202159Z  NCR 3381*
   
  ULTRA TOPSEC.* *
  (COMINCH FOR F 21 OIC SERIAL 1187 FROM ADMTY.)
   
  OIC SERIAL 1187.
  1.  BY 1243/19 U-BOATS NOT TO USE PIENING ROUTE.
  2.  HK TO BE ESCORTED AT 0400/20.  PORT FOR LH IS
  LORIENT.
  3.  BY 2119/19 MONSUN BOATS IMFORMED THAT ALTHOUGH
  INSPECTION OF T5'S BY JAPANESE COULD NOT BE AVOIDED,
  THEY WERE NOT TO BE ALLOWED TO SEE INSTRUCTIONS.
  4.  BY 0407/20 LJ IN BE 7413 RETURNING WITH SEVERE
  CASUALTIES.
  5.  BY 1929/19 IY TO SEND WW THAT NIGHT AS PASSAGE
  REPORT LM IN LAT 52 N LONG 35 W BY 1328/19 AND LAT
   
   
   
   
   
     

 

   
   
  52 N LONG 34 W BY 0448/20.  LL ON LAT 57 NORTH LONG 32 WEST
  BY 1728/19 AND LAT 57 NORTH LONG 34 WEST BY 0508/20.
  6.  CO OF LQ IS SAUERBERG.  NL 479 SONS EXR JUNE DATE
  UNKONWN
  7.  ON 16 JUNE IN MESSAGE ADDRESSED TO U 994 FOR ROCKET
  TRIALS COMMAND, REFERENCE MADE TO COMPLETION OF ROCKET
  INSTALLATIONS QUERY NEW FLAK.  PP AD L 0600/17 BY 1146/17.
  8.  OWING TO RETURN OF LJ SHIFTS ORDERED BY 1509/20
  LM INTO                           PRESUMABLY BD AND LL INTO
  SOUTHERN HALF OF                        AK AND EP INTO NORTHERN
  HALF OF               SPEAKING FROM LONG                   QUERY AL.  ST TO
  TRANSMIT NIGHTS 20 AND 21.
   
   
  *RECEIVED AS:  PART 1 - 212144Z
                                PART 2 - 212150Z
                                PART 3 - 212159Z  CORRECTED BY ADMIRALTY'S
  210619Z, "CORRECT DTG FOR OIC SERIAL 1187 SHOULD READ
  202159Z JUNE NOT 212159Z AS TRANSMITTED."
   
  **RECEIVED TOPSEC, RECLASSIFIED SECRET.
   
  2 COPIES TO COMMANDER KNOWLES.
   
   
   
   
  ADMIRALTY                202159Z                NCR 3381        PAGE 2 OF 2
   
   

 

         
         
         
    ADMIRALTY  
      COMINCH FOR F21 ROUTINE
    21 JUNE 1944    
    0837    
    ALTENHOF    
    REA/DIEBEL    
         
         
         
      210619Z                 NCR 3382  
         
         
         
   
  COMINCH FOR F21 FROM ADMTY.
   
  CORRECT DTG FOR OIC SERIAL 1187.  SHOULD READ
  202159 JUNE NOT 212159Z AS TRANSMITTED.
   
  *REFERS NCR 3381, WRITTEN UP UNDER CORRECTED DTG.
  2 COPIES TO COMMANDER KNOWLES.
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
     

Admiralty Serial OIC 1188 is missing

       
       
       
  COMINCH    
    ADMIRALTY OP    OP
  21 JUNE 1944    
       
       
       
       
    211410  
       
       
       
       
  ACTION TO ADMIRALTY FOR OIC X FROM COMINCH X F-21 SERIAL 346 X ULTRA X  
  PARA 1 X WWS:  EASY PETER 58-30N 25-30W BY 210406 X LOVE MIKE 50-30N 32-30W  
  BY 210407 X LOVE KING 43-30N 47-30W BY 211041 X LOVE LOVE 56-30N 34-30W  
  BY 210528 X SUGAR TARE 44-30N 40-30W BY 210548 X YOUR 1187 PARA 8  
  CONFIRMED BY BAKER YOKE MATERIAL X PARA 2 X BY 210324 JIG SUGAR 24 HOURS  
  OFF X BY 202357 LOVE DOG REQUESTS B/S LORIENT 220200 X BY 201236 EASY  
  ABLE IF STILL IN ROADSTEAD TO REPORT VIA SHORE RADIO REASON FOR DELAY AND  
  ETD X PARA X BY 202342 OP AREA FOR ALL CHANNEL BOATS WITHOUT SPECIAL  
  TASK IS BETWEEN LINES CATHERINE POINT TO CAPE LEVI AND OWERS LIGHTSHIP  
  TO BAKER FOX 3655 X WILLIAM UNCLE AND ROGER UNCLE CONCENTRATING IN NORTH X  
  VICTOR KING AND ABLE ROGER AND WILLIAM VICTOR CONCENTRATING BAKER FOX 3610 X
  ITEM NAN AND ITEM MIKE AND ITEM LOVE TO CONCENTRATE IN NORTHERN AREA X  
  EASY ABLE AND KING WILLIAM TO CONCENTRATE IN SOUTHERN X  
     
     
     
     
     
  F-21 . . . ORIG. . .  
. . . . . NO DISTRIBUTION. . . . .                                                                           "CCM"
   
   
   
   
   

 

         
         
         
    ADMIRALTY  
      COMINCH (F-21) RRRRRRRRR
    21 JUNE 1944    
    2005    
    KRANING    
    DUMMIT/BERNER    
         
         
         
      211848                 NCR 3903  
         
         
         
   
  COMINCH FOR F-21 FROM ADMIRALTY.
   
  OIC SERIAL 1189.
   
  CURRENT TRAFFIC SO LIGHT AND STRAIGHT FORWARD
  PARTICULARLY NO                          TO DISCUSS, THAT I
  PROPOSE TO DISCONTINUE SERIALISING TO YOU.
   
   
   
   
  2 COPIES COMMANDER KNOWLES.
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
     

 

       
       
       
  COMINCH    
    ADMIRALTY RRRRRRR
  22 JUNE 1944    
       
       
       
       
    222050  
       
       
       
       
  ACTION TO ADMIRALTY FOR OIC X FROM COMINCH X F-21 SERIAL 347 X ULTRA X  
  CONCUR YOUR 1189 EXCEPT FOR WEEKLY BREAKDOWN AND SPECIAL SITUATIONS X  
  ASSUME YOU NO LONGER DESIRE WW POSITS OR SUMMARY OF INVASION TRAFFIC X  
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
  F-21 . . . ORIG. . .  
. . . . . NO DISTRIBUTION. . . . .                                                                           "CCM"
   
   
   
   
   

 

         
         
         
    ADMIRALTY  
      COMINCH ROUTINE
    23 JUNE 1944    
    2311    
    KRANING    
    FISHER/DORSEY    
         
         
         
      231853               NCR 5989  
         
         
         
   
  (COMINCH FOR F 21 OIC SERIAL 1190 FROM ADMTY.)
   
  OIC SERIAL 1190.
  NN 481 ANDERSON AND NO 748 ROTH AND NP 1193
  GUSE ALL EXR 20.  LR 855 AND NM 994 WELZES
  EXR 22.
   
   
   
   
  2 COPIES F 341 FOR COMMANDER KNOWLES
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
     

 

From
Para.
Correction
AOIC 1191
1
MY 1190 PARA 1.  CANCEL NN AND NO AND NP WHICH THOUGH CONTROLLED BY CAPT CENTREGROUP ARE IN EAST BALTIC PRESUMABLY OPERATING AGAINST RUSSIANS.

 

       
       
       
  COMINCH    
    ADMIRALTY RRRRRRR
  24 JUNE 1944    
       
       
       
       
    242008  
       
       
       
       
  ACTION TO ADMIRALTY FOR OIC X FROM COMINCH X F-21 SERIAL 348 X ULTRA X  
  SKIPPER LIST FROM BAKER YOKE DATED 1 FEB 1944 GIVES U/BS IN FLOTILLAS  
  1 THROUGH 13, 29 AND 31 X FROM THIS LIST FOLLOWING IDENTIFICATIONS:  
  KING MIKE EQUALS BLAUDOW, KING ZEBRA EQUALS CLEMENS, LOVE OBOE EQUALS  
  MEYER, LOVE ROGER EQUALS SUREHAGEN, NAN HOW EQUALS BALKE, WILLIAM BAKER  
  EQUALS STEINFELDT, WILLIAM HOW EQUALS STRIEGLER X U-738 OLT ERICH HOFFMANN  
  AND U-108 OLT MATHIAS BRUENIG IN EIGHTH FLOT X NO OTHER SCHOOL OR  
  PROBABLY WITHDRAWN BOATS LISTED X PETER UNCLE AND GEORGE WILLIAM AND  
  SUGAR CHARLIE AND SUGAR EASY NOT LISTED X  
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
  F-21 . . . ORIG. . .  
. . . . . NO DISTRIBUTION. . . . .                                                                           "CCM"
   
   
   
   
   

 

         
         
         
    ADMIRALTY  
      COMINCH FOR F-21 RRRRRRRRR
    25 JUNE 1944    
    250734    
    HANSEN    
    MONROE/POWLEY    
         
         
         
    PAGE 1 OF 2 242200                  NCR 7049  
         
         
         
   
  PART 1:  242158  NCR 7041
  PART 2:  242200  NCR 7049
   
  (COMINCH FOR F-21 OIC SERIAL 1191 FROM ADMIRALTY)
  OIC SERIAL 1191
  1.  HMCS HAIDA SANK UB 1727Z 24TH JUNE IDENTITY STILL
  UNKNOWN.
  2.  AR AND WU ALLEGED BY CAPTAIN U-BOAT TO HAVE REPORT-
  ED CONDITIONS IN SPOUT VERY FAVOURABLE.
  3.  MY 1190 PARA 1.  CANCEL NN AND NO AND NP WHICH THOUGH
  CONTROLLED BY CAPT CENTREGROUP ARE IN EAST BALTIC
  PRESUMABLY OPERATING AGAINST RUSSIANS.
  4.  BDU INTENDS SUBJECT TO OBJECTION BY CAPT U-BOATS WEST
  ON GROUNDS OF MORALE TO PAY OFF NJ AND PV AND GD AND
  PP AND POST CREWS TO NEW BOATS OF TYPE 21 THOUGHT HERE
  TO BE BOATS OF HIGH SUBMERGED SPEED.  ALSO TO WITHDRAW
  CREW OF CK PENDING FITTING OF SNORT AND REMAINED WITH
   
   
   
   
   
   
     

 

         
         
         
       
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
    PAGE 2 OF 2 242200                  NCR 7049  
         
         
         
   
  CREW OF NI OWING TO SEVERE DAMAGE TO LATTER.
  5.  HOMEFLEET OPERATION AGAINST NORTHERN U-BOATS PRODUCED
  CROP OF REPORTS BUT APPARENTLY NO KILL.
  6.  LL BY 0215/24 56-00 N 31-00 W LM BY 1409/24 47-30 N
  31-10 W EP BY 1458/24 58-30 N 30-30 W.
  7.  YOUR 347.  PROPOSAL WAS INTENDED TO BE SO LIMITED.
  CONSIDER MUTUAL EXCHANGE OF WW'S STILL BENIFICIAL IN
  VIEW OF UNCERTAINTY OF MANY TEXTS BUT INVASION TRAFFIC
  WHILST GRATEFULLY RECEIVED FROM YOU IN PAST APPEARS NOW
  TO BE MORE SIMPLE.
   
   
   
  NOTE:  RECEIVED AS ULTRA TOPSEC, RECLASSIFIED TO SECRET.
   
  2 COPIES TO COMMANDER KNOWLES ONLY.
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
     

 

       
       
       
  COMINCH    
    ADMIRALTY  
  25 JUNE 1944    
       
       
       
       
    251623  
       
       
       
       
  ACTION TO ADMIRALTY FOR OIC X FROM COMINCH X F-21 SERIAL 349 X ULTRA X  
  PARA 1 X WWS:  LOVE LOVE 55-30N 29-30W BY 250308 X LOVE MIKE 47-30N 34-30W  
  BY 250348 X PARA 2 X YOUR 1191 PARA 4 X BY NIP 282100 DECEMBER 1943 TYPE  
  21 FOR LONG RANGE OPERATIONS IS 1600 TONS VERY STREAMLINED X 76 METERS LONG  
  6.5 METERS WIDE 7.7 METERS DEEP X SIX TUBES FORWARD X NO GUNS X DOUBLE HULL  
  NAMED WALDER AFTER INVENTOR X SUBMERGED SPEED 16 KNOTS X TYPE 19 B FOR  
  COASTAL OPERATIONS IS 150 TONS X 2 TUBES FORWARD X NO GUNS X SUBMERGED  
  SPEED OVER 20 KNOTS X PARA 3 X 240034 BOGUE A/C USING FLARES SOWED SONOBUOYS  
  AND DROPPED DEPTH BOMBS ON VERY LARGE SUB 15-16N 39-55W EXPLODED 3 MINUTES  
  AFTER SUBMERGENCE FOLLOWED BY BREAKING UP SOUNDS X BALES RUBBER COMMA  
  JAP SANDAL COMMA FRAGMENTS SILK COMMA HUMAN FLESH AND MAHOGANY  
  RECOVREED FROM LARGE OIL SLICK X 240256 MK 24 DROPPED ON SECOND U/B HEARD  
  APPROACHING ORIGINAL SONOBUOY PATTERN X TREMENDOUS EXPLOSION AFTER  
  16 MINUTES AND PROP NOISES STOPPED X EVIDENCE SINKING FROM OIL SLICK NOT  
  RECOVERED X  
     
     
     
  F-21 . . . ORIG. . .  
. . . . . NO DISTRIBUTION. . . . .                                                                           "CCM"
   
   
   
   
   

 

         
         
         
    ADMIRALTY  
      COMINCH FOR F-21 ROUTINE
    26 JUNE 1944    
    0048    
    ALTENHOF    
    LYNN/HARTZELL    
         
         
         
      252201Z                 NCR 7592  
         
         
         
   
  ULTRA.
  (COMINCH FOR F21.  OIC SERIAL 1192.  FROM ADMIRALTY)
   
  OIC SERIAL 1192.
  (1)  LD TO DO DEEP DIVING TRIALS 26/6.  LL IN LAT 55-30 N
  LONG 29-30 W BY 1509/24 AND BY 0308/25.
  (2)  HL BY 1854/24 AFTER R/V TO MAKE FOR ED 98 VIA [Penned note:  Trinidad]
  AREA PREVIOUSLY ORDERED TO EXPECT STRONG AIR PATROLS
  BUT SEA ESCORT SLIGHT AND INEXPERIENCED SHORT
  OPERATIONS OFF PORT OF SPAIN PROMISING.
   
  2 COPIES TO COMDR. KNOWLES.
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
     

Admiralty OIC Serial 1193 is missing

         
         
         
    ADMIRALTY PRIORITY
      COMINCH FOR F-21  
    26 JUNE 1944    
    2042    
    KRANING    
    LYNN/ROWLAND    
         
         
         
      261800Z                  NCR 8030     OPERA
         
         
         
   
  ULTRA TOPSEC.
  (COMINCH FOR F21 OIC SERIAL 1194 FROM ADMTY)
   
  OIC SERIAL 1194.
  1.  LM BY 0428/26 LAT 47-30 N LONG 27-30 W.
  EP BY 0354/26 59-30 N 31-30 W.  LL BY 0331/26
  54-30 N 31-30 W.
  2.  XA BY 0126/26 IN AM 5255 WITH 81 CBMS
  35 DAYS.
   
   
  2 COPIES TO COMDR. KNOWLES.
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
     

 

       
       
       
  COMINCH    
    ADMIRALTY             OP  OP
  26 JUNE 1944    
       
       
       
       
    261852  
       
       
       
       
  ACTION TO ADMIRALTY FOR OIC X FROM COMINCH X F-21 SERIAL 350 X ULTRA X  
  WWS:  EASY PETER 59-30N 31-30W BY 260354 X LOVE LOVE 54-30N 31-30W BY  
  260248 X LOVE MIKE 47-30N 27-30W BY 260428 AND 4730N 26-30W BY 261448 X  
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
  F-21 . . . ORIG. . .  
. . . . . NO DISTRIBUTION. . . . .                                                                           "CCM"
   
   
   
   
   

 

         
         
         
    ADMIRALTY  
      COMINCH  
    JUNE 27 1944   DEFERRED
    0048    
    ALTENHOF    
    KOTEEN/ROWLAND    
         
         
         
      261956Z                   NCR 8190  
         
         
         
   
  PART 1  261944Z  NCR 8164
  PART 2  261956Z  NCR 8190
   
  COMINCH FOR F 21 OIC SERIAL 1195 FROM ADMTY.  ULTRA TOPSEC.
   
  OIC SERIAL 1195.  U-BOAT SITUATION.
  (1)  NO 32 WHICH INCLUDES N 12 AND T 8 AND B 2.  NT 40
  U 11  L 13  ST 11  P 5  G 5  M 12  UX 6  W 188  SR 17  PW 23  PO 5
  SC 36  F 3  OE 35  OW 11  OB 3.
  (2)  TOTAL 456 COMPRISES NI 8 AND ALLOWS Q 4.
  (3)  NI COMPRISES 326 MATTHES AND 825 AND 826 AND 827
  HUNK AND 1022 ERNST AND 1056 SCHWARZ AND 1105 SCHWARZ AND
  1278.
  (4)  REFERENCE OIC SERIAL 1138 PARA 4 CANCEL Q OF HM.
  TO JUNE Q ALLOCATE KE TO HM S/M SATYR AT 0715Z, AND HL
  TO USS BOGUE AT 0056Z/24, AND KR TO HMCS HAIDA AT 1727Z/24
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
     

 

         
         
         
       
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
    PAGE 2 OF 2 261956Z                   NCR 8190  
         
         
         
   
  AND UNKNOWN TO AIRCRAFT P/162 REPORTED BY D/333 AS PRIOR TO
  2050Z/24 AND RV TO HMS BICKERTON AT 0216Z/25.
  (5)  BALTIC CO'S 400 CREUTZ 774 BUTTGER 776 MARTIN 879
  MANCHEN 806 HORNBOSTEL 1018 BURMEISTER 1054 TIEKEBERG 1057
  LEUTH, 1277 STEVER, 867 VON MUEHLENDAHL.
  (6)  PO NAMELY PAID OFF U-BOATS INCLUDES GD AND NJ AND
  PP AND PV AND NI.
  (7)  OB INCLUDES 481 AND 748 AND 1193, REF OIC SERIAL
  1191 PARA 3.
  (8)  YOUR 349.  REQUEST CLARIFICATION OF FINAL SENTENCE
  APPARENTLY GARBELED.  SINKING OF HL SEEMS FAR FROM DEFINITE
  BUT AM TREATING OPTIMISTICALLY FOR THE MOMENT.
  [Penned note:  "there was no evidence of sinking other than sonobuoy noises and explosion."]
   
  2 COPIES TO COMMANDER KNOWLES.
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
     

 

From
Para.
Correction
AOIC 1224
4
REFERENCE OIC SERIAL 1195 PARA 4. TO AIRCRAFT P/162 ALLOCATE LQ.

 

         
         
         
    ADMIRALTY OP  OP  OP
      COMINCH  
    JUNE 27 1944    
    0242    
    ALTENHOF    
    KOTEEN/YORK/ROWLAND    
         
         
         
      270150Z                    NCR 8286  
         
         
         
   
  COMINCH FOR F21 OIC SERIAL 1196 FROM ADMTY.  ULTRA
  TOPSEC.
   
  OIC SERIAL 1196.
  HL BY 0049/27 REPORTED TASK CARRIED OUT 23
  JUNE.  ONE UNSUCCESSFUL ATTEMPT ALREADY MADE TO
  TRANSMIT INFORMATION.
   
   
  2 COPIES TO F-34 FOR COMDR KNOWLES. .
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
     

 

       
       
       
  COMINCH    
    ADMIRALTY OP    OP     OP
  27 JUNE 1944    
       
       
       
       
    271657  
       
       
       
       
  ACTION TO ADMIRALTY FOR OIC X FROM COMINCH X F-21 SERIAL 351 X ULTRA X  
  PARA 1 X WWS:  LOVE MIKE 47-30N 26-30W BY 270328 AND 47-30N 25-30W BY  
  271448 X LOVE LOVE 54-30N 32-30W BY 270228 AND 54-30N 33-20W BY 270548  
  AND 54-30N 34-30W BY 271528 X PARA 2 X BY 261233 YOKE ZEBRA TOLD DOG  
  YOKE IS IN HIS OP AREA X THIS STRENGTHENES TASK AS MINING HALIFAX YOUR  
  1183 PARA 4 X PARA 3 X YOUR 1195 PARA 3 AND 8 X THERE WAS NO EVIDENCE  
  OF SINKING 240256 OTHER THAN SONOBUOY NOISES AND EXPLOSION X CONSIDER  
  I-52 SUNK 240034 X WE ARE LIQUIDATING LOVE CHARLIE 292000 MAY X  
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
  F-21 . . . ORIG. . .  
. . . . . NO DISTRIBUTION. . . . .                                                                           "CCM"
   
   
   
   
   

 

       
       
       
  COMINCH    
    ADMIRALTY OP    OP     OP
  28 JUNE 1944    
       
       
       
       
    281620  
       
       
       
       
  ACTION TO ADMIRALTY FOR OIC X FROM COMINCH X F-21 SERIAL 352 X ULTRA X  
  WWS:  EASY PETER 58-30N 34-30W BY 280047 X KING CHARLIE 55-30N 15-30W  
  BY 280139 X LOVE KING 46-30N 31-30W BY 280307 X LOVE LOVE 54-30N 35-30W  
  BY 280308 X LOVE MIKE 46-30N 25-30W BY 280107 AND 46-30N 26-30W BY  
  281429 X  
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
  F-21 . . . ORIG. . .  
. . . . . NO DISTRIBUTION. . . . .                                                                           "CCM"
   
   
   
   
   

 

         
         
         
    ADMIRALTY  
      COMINCH ROUTINE
    29 JUNE 1944    
    0110    
    MELTON    
    KNAPP/MCCOMB    
         
         
         
      281955Z                     NCR 9695  
         
         
         
   
  (COMINCH FOR F21.  OIC SERIAL 1197.  FROM ADMIRALTY)
  ULTRA.
   
  1.  772 RADEMACHER NP AND 865 STELLMACHER LS AND
  UNTERHAST 396 NO ALL EX R 20.  REQUEST CONTENTS OF
  0536/27 WHICH WAS NOT READ HERE.
  2.  LP AND LO AND LQ BY 1606/26 AND NO BY
  2245/26 TO REPORT PASSAGE EXPERIENCES AND WEATHER
  BETWEEN LONGITUDES OF                       AL.  RENEWED
  INTEREST IN PASSAGE EXPERIENCES IMPLIES IMPENDING
  OUTFLOW OR PLANNING FOR CONTINUANCE OF U/BOAT WAR
  FROM NORWAY.
  3.  ONLY SNORTS NOW LEAVING GERMANY.  IN BISCAY PORTS
  LOCAL MANUFACTURE OF THE GEAR IS BEING ATTEMPTED.
   
   
   
  2 COPIES COMDR KNOWLES.
   
   
   
   
   
     

 

       
       
       
  COMINCH    
    ADMIRALTY             OP     OP
  29 JUNE 1944    
       
       
       
       
    291545  
       
       
       
       
  ACTION TO ADMIRALTY FOR OIC X FROM COMINCH X F-21 SERIAL 353 X ULTRA X  
  WWS:  EASY PETER 57-30N 36-30W BY 290317 AND BY 290337 BEGINNING RETURN  
  2 DAYS EARLIER X LOVE KING 46-30N 29-30W BY 290338 X LOVE LOVE 54-30N  
  37-30W BY 290347 X LOVE MIKE 46-30N 27-30W BY 290426 X YOUR 1197 PARA 1  
  RE 270536 X ONLY HEADING TRANSMITTED X NO TEXT X  
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
  F-21 . . . ORIG. . .  
. . . . . NO DISTRIBUTION. . . . .                                                                           "CCM"
   
   
   
   
   

 

       
       
       
  COMINCH    
    ADMIRALTY OP      OP     OP
  30 JUNE 1944    
       
       
       
       
    301603  
       
       
       
       
  ACTION TO ADMIRALTY FOR OIC X FROM COMINCH X F-21 SERIAL 354 X ULTRA X  
  WWS:  EASY PETER 57-30N 35-30W BY 300028 AND 58-30N 34-30W BY 301247 X  
  LOVE MIKE 46-30N 28-30W BY 300347 AND 301447 X LOVE LOVE 53-30N 37-30W  
  BY 300507 X BY 300004 MIKE ZEBRA COMPLETED TASK AND BY 300137 ORDERED  
  TO BREST X BY 300141 MINES LAID IN BAKER FOX 2295 AND 2296 AND 2298  
  AND 2299 X  
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
  F-21 . . . ORIG. . .  
. . . . . NO DISTRIBUTION. . . . .                                                                           "CCM"
   
   
   
   
   

 


 

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