Making the Enigma ciphers for the film "Enigma"
Codes and Ciphers
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The German Army signals, in the Barn.
Hester stole the Kestrel Enigma settings.
27 III II. V.. LZC DV LF NQ GE OS FK EW MR IT HK
28 IV. V.. III XRV SY EK NZ OR CG JM QU PV BI LW
29 V.. II. IV. TPK JT NW DU EO KV BY FS HQ IM LX
16 III IV. V.. MCS RW OQ GI AZ EJ MS CU DH FY BP
17 III V.. IV. RXO NP JV LY IX KQ AO DZ CR FT EM
18 I.. V.. III KJD NC BJ RU YE IL QM PK TG XD AN
When Hester and Tom arrived in the Barn on the way back from
Beaumanor, they decided to try decrypting the last cryptogram,
the one sent on 17th April 1943.
B17/04/43 2335 6756 SF572 A458
TGD DE ADU (2010) 93= RWM DDF=
YEWUM VQIGC ZTHOK JEOFJ ZXKDA IGUEH XDFMJ XPFUF
VVBJM BZQPQ BDWSY BZXGF UPHHG QWDZX AYQGO HGAOF
WBWEE EKNAI LJW
And you can try this too!
Click here to decrypt the Barn message on the Enigma
machine Kate Winslet used..
What came out, KACZO RXGRZ EGARZ etc
did not make sense to them at that time.
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