** An outstandingly rare WW2 Restricted military intelligence report, every distributed copy with its own unique security number, this being 'Copy No. 279'.
Very few examples of this classified and security-numbered report have survived. Because of the report's extreme rarity, few collectors know these documents exist; only a tiny handful actually owns one.
WW2 RESTRICTED report Copy No 279 German Rocket Power Plants
CIOS Intelligence Report. XXXII-75. Combined [British/US] Intelligence Objectives Sub-Committee (CIOS). August 1945.
** Rocket drives for many controlled missiles: Enzian, Wasserfall, Rheintochtor, HE17, Nussknacker, X-4, X-7, Hecht, Taifun, BV 143, Feuerlillie, etc. And for ME 163, Natter, VI launching.
CIOS 'Black List of targets for urgent investigation' category: Rockets & rocket fuels; directed missiles
Duplicated typewritten report in English, 10 x 7.5 inches, 25 x 19 cms. c. 80 pages (some unnumbered), c. 30 figures, photographs and sketches
Near immaculate in original stapled card wrappers. Protected in a modern clear archival jacket.