S.T.S. No. 36 Party.No: W.X.12. School No: 27X.16.
NAME BY WHICH KNOWN. INAYAT KHAN.
Particulars of Finishing Training given:
10 days’ W/X Course.
Not over-burdened with brains [We don’t want them overburdened with brains] but has worked hard and shown keenness, apart from some dislike of the security side of the course. She has an unstable and temperamental personality [Nonsense] and it is very doubtful whether she is really suited to work in the field.
CODES. Was given revision in Innocent Letter conventions, writing of practice letters, practice in wording messages, revision of Double Transposition and envelope opening. More routine practice is required.
[Makes me cross. F]
for Commandant, B. Group S.T.S.
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What skills/abilities are being commented on? Draw attention to the codes section ‘envelope opening’.
What do the pupils think this means? Why has Noor Khan been trained to do this?
At least two different people have contributed to this report. Do they both agree about Noor Khan’s abilities? What is each person saying about her?