"As a result of radio intercept and timely cryptanalysis, which was aided by poor Comsec on the German radio nets, plans such as those for the decisive air attacks known as the 'Battle for Britain' were revealed to the British well in advance of the intended strike. The losses suffered by the German Air Force during this time were never regained."
Click here to read the related story on the National Cryptologic Museum, and click here to check out the entire Road Trip 2010 package.
August 6, 2010 4:00 AM PDT
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