Lloyd Roberts to cross enemy lines

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Title

Lloyd Roberts to cross enemy lines

Description

Hard copy of a radio message prepared by Major Gordon Lett for the Fifth Army Headquarters: "Captain Lloyd Roberts, a medical officer, left today to cross enemy lines with important intelligence".

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1944-11-09

Contributor

Tiziano Vernazza

Rights

This content is property of the Istituto spezzino per la Storia della Resistenza e dell’Età Contemporanea which has kindly granted the International Bomber Command Centre Digital Archive a royalty-free permission to publish it. It has been published here ‘as is’ and may contain inaccuracies or culturally inappropriate references that do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the University of Lincoln or the International Bomber Command Centre.

Format

One-page typewritten letter

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Identifier

isrlaspezia AMb4f3 320

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Transcription

Caro Mario,
Lei prego a mandare al R.T. di Cesare il messaggio seguente, per trasmettere subito alla 5a Armata. E urgentissimo, e tratta di un ufficiale Inglese ( il Capitano Medico ) chi é partito stamatt[ina] per la linea, con informazione importante, per la 5a Armata e nostro Q.G.

“NR ONE NINE.STP. FOR MAJOR MACINTOSH RPT MACINTOSH STP. CAPTAIN LLOYD ROBERTS RPT. LLOYD ROBERTS LEFT TODAY RO CROSS LINE.STP SHOULD [DELETED] REPORT TO Y YOU DAY TWELFTH.STP. MESSAGE NR ONE FOUR SEVEN OF TWO NINE OCT RPT ONE FOUR SEVEN OF TWO NINE OCT ADDRESSED TO BLUNDELL MISSION REFERS .STP.REGARDS LETT.STP.”

Se Lei abbia qualche informazione per mandare laggiu, un’altra squadra parte domani mattina. Si deve mandarmi le lettere stasera. Se c’é un pò di carta da scrivere per la macchina, sarei molto riconoscente.
Gordon Lett Major
Rapp: Comando Alleato
9 II 44

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Citation

Italy. Comitato di Liberazione Nazionale. Allied Military Liaison Mission and Gordon Lett, “Lloyd Roberts to cross enemy lines,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed July 21, 2019, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/11886.

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