That is fascinating - thanks, LGB and Caro. Perfectly readable makes a very good-enough whole, IMO.
Too bad they only logged the receipt of the orders, and never put the confidential stuff into the view of their entire crew.
Please please please put what you have in the "Letters..." thread, the historians will love it - and may be able to unearth the confidential part for us. (Hopeful but not expectant.