USED BY JAPANESE IMPERIAL NAVY
During World War 2, the Japanese Imperial Navy used cipher machines which were known as the "Jade" machine by the American military. The machines used a series of telephone selector switches to encipher and decipher top secret messages.
These messages were often intercepted by and decrypted by American Army and Naval Intelligence staff.
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This page first produced 14 October 2001
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