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TITLE
Top Secret Letter:On Receipt of Code Word Cromwell
EXTERNAL ID
Z_GB1741_D592_5_26
PLACENAME
Inverness
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona
DATE OF IMAGE
17 September 1940
PERIOD
1940s
SOURCE
Caithness Archive Centre
ASSET ID
6047
KEYWORDS
homeguard
cromwell
code words
mobile forces
static defences
Top Secret Letter:On Receipt of Code Word Cromwell

Second page of Top Secret Letter outlining procedures to be followed on receipt of the Code Word "Cromwell"

Lists the five principle static defences in this Sector:
(i) Sinclairs Bay
(ii)Dunnet Bay
(iii) Berriedale
(iv) A/T Locality Bonar Bridge
(v) A/T Locality Garve

Also included is a list of the garrisons that were posted at these locations and remarks on the state of readiness of Mobile Forces and that all leave would be cancelled.

When all arrangements are complete the code word "Felix" would be sent to HQ.

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Top Secret Letter:On Receipt of Code Word Cromwell

INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona

1940s

homeguard; cromwell; code words; mobile forces; static defences;

Caithness Archive Centre

Home Guard/Civil Defence papers

Second page of Top Secret Letter outlining procedures to be followed on receipt of the Code Word "Cromwell"<br /> <br /> Lists the five principle static defences in this Sector:<br /> (i) Sinclairs Bay<br /> (ii)Dunnet Bay<br /> (iii) Berriedale<br /> (iv) A/T Locality Bonar Bridge<br /> (v) A/T Locality Garve<br /> <br /> Also included is a list of the garrisons that were posted at these locations and remarks on the state of readiness of Mobile Forces and that all leave would be cancelled.<br /> <br /> When all arrangements are complete the code word "Felix" would be sent to HQ.