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Orders from the Admiralty prohibiting the advertising of sailing times of shipping to and from the island
Date: 5 December 1916 - 8 December 1916
Correspondence concerning the disposal of intelligence material used for the liberation of Jersey
Date: 6 September 1945 - 10 September 1945
Permission to Travel certificate issued on the 5th of December by Captain Samuel Frank Alderson Archer, Intelligence Officer, Guernsey and Alderney District, to the Captain and crew of the schooner Seeker, which had been sunk 30 miles off Guernsey on the 3rd of December 1916
Date: 3 December 1916 - 5 December 1916
Images of a man who is a member of Mensa, the high IQ society.
Photographer: Peter Mourant
JEP Photographic Job Number: 1979/9763
Date: 24 February 1979
Talk by Dr Hill, a British prisoner of war during the second world war in Germany and a translator for the Nuremberg Trials, to the Channel Islands Occupation Society. Talks about his background in languages, his experience as a prisoner of war, being examined by the intelligence corps to see how good his languages were, being sent to the British War Crimes Executive in Paris, in Paris was promoted and charged with going around Germany looking for documents to indict war criminals, starting in Hamburg, sending reports on the documents that were found, being sent to Nuremberg for the trials, living with the Germans, being asked to set up a translating and interpreting department to liaise with all the delegations, preparing for the trials, security in the courthouse, description of his team and the jobs they had to undertake, the skill of translating, going to the court room and describing the lay out of the court along with the procedures and translation, the treatment of defendants, the importance and difficulty of interpreting, social life in Nuremberg, jobs he undertook and the understanding of Nazi jargon, different countries opinions on the trials, the difficulties of the trial and books written about the trials. Questions about the books he just mentioned, how long the trials lasted, the verdicts reached, contact with and impressions of the war criminals, instigators of the war trials, defense strategies, views on pre-war Germany, personal views on trials, the problems of translation, choosing of the defense counsel, Japanese war criminals, the Dutch system, the Russians reactions, length the prosecution went to charge people, treatment of prisoners by the Russians, treatment of prisoners of war, difficulty in not being bias in translation, availability of the trials in hard copy, mention of the Channel Islands in the trials, feelings today about Germans and Japanese, making of sound recordings, showings of film in trial and the showing of remorse and who made the final judgement, .
Date: 4 December 1978
Letter from Lieutenant General George Don to Lieutenant General Sir John Doyle concerning intelligence from France relating to the troops, supplies and boats
Date: 2 October 1807
Letter from Lieutenant General George Don to Lieutenant General Sir John Doyle concerning intelligence received from France relating to troop movements, vessels and the Emperor's intention to give up his journey to Italy and focus on the Channel and Portugal
Date: 24 November 1807
Letter from Lieutenant General George Don to 'My dear Sir' concerning intelligence on French movements and the signal station at Sark
Date: 7 March 1808
Letter from Lieutenant General George Don, Government House, to 'My dear Sir' concerning the movement of troops in Normandy and reinforcement of the Garrison at Cherbourg
Date: 29 September 1811
Letter from Lieutenant General George Don, Government House to 'My dear Sir' concerning Mr Smith, Mr Edwards, Mr Starford, Mr Williams, Mr Banrinel and Mr Devreux - the last two named are French Emigres who are all men of suspicious character, employed by the French Government who are coming to Jersey
Date: 1 June 1812
Letter from Lieutenant General George Don, Government House to Lieutenant General Sir John Doyle enclosing a letter from Don to Mr Secretary Richard Ryder concerning Mr Guidon who had left France with Bonaparte's permission for Guernsey and whose brother in law facilitated the escape of General Simon
Date: 13 June 1812
Letter from Lieutenant General George Don, Government House to 'My dear Sir' concerning a mission for those employed on secret services
Date: 24 July 1813
Letter from Lieutenant General George Don, Government House to 'Mr dear Sir' concerning the return of Mr Rubion from 'this most dangerous enterprize'
Date: 19 September 1813
Correspondence of Lieutenant General George Don, Government House concerning compensation for Mr de la Haye and Mr Rubion for exposing themselves to great risk whilst in France
Date: 25 October 1813 - 1 January 1814
Jersey Talking Magazine, May .
Date: 1 May 1981 - 31 May 1981