Cryptologic Bytes

"On This Date in History" Calendar

1943: Project BEECHNUT established.

Saturday, July 9, 2022

On this date in 1943, Project BEECHNUT, a special US/UK cryptanalytic activity, was established.

For more info, view the online NSA publication, "History of U.S. Communications Intelligence during World War II: Policy and Administration," by Robert L. Benson. See link below.

Join or Renew a Membership

Anyone, anywhere can be a member of the NCF.

Become A Founder

The Founders' Group, a lay leadership body, spearheads the private-public capital campaign for the Cyber Center for Education & Innovation. 

Donate to the CCEI Campaign

Be a part of the future - help us build a facility for the Cyber Center for Education and Innovation (CCEI).


Check out the Cryptologic Bytes Archives for a wide variety of articles on all topics related to cryptology, codes and ciphers, related publications, Museums, and more.