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David Sissons and D Special Section

Ball, Desmond


During the Second World War, Australia maintained a super-secret organisation, the Diplomatic (or `D�) Special Section, dedicated to breaking Japanese diplomatic codes. The Section has remained officially secret as successive Australian Governments have consistently refused to admit that Australia ever intercepted diplomatic communications, even in war-time. This book recounts the history of the Special Section and describes its code-breaking activities. It was a small but very select...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Press (1965-Present)
Date published: 2013
Type: Book chapter
Source: Breaking Japanese Diplomatic Codes: David Sissons and D Special Section during the Second World War
DOI: 10.26530/OAPEN_459995
Access Rights: Open Access via publisher website


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