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Approved For Release 2001/Q8 C RDP78BO456OA000800010069-5 -0 li~ CRET Copy f..iry 2 Pages NP I C/R-214/63 September 1963 PHOTOGRAPHIC INTERPRETATION BRIEF MILITARY GARRISON NEAR TANG-YUAN, CHINA Handle Via KEYHO'E Control Only This document contains classified information affecting the national security of the United States within the meaning of the espionage laws U. S. Code Title 18, Sections 793 and 794. The law prohibits its transmission or the revelation of its contents in any manner to an unauthorized person, as well as its use in any manner prejudicial to the safety or interest of the United States or for the benefit of any foreign government to the detriment of the United States. It is to be seen only by personnel especially indoctrinated and authorized to receive TALENT-KEYHOLE information. Its security must be maintained in accordance with KEYHOLE and TALENT regulations. OR SECRET Approved For Release 2001/08/21 : CIA-RDP78BO456OA000800010069-5 Approved For Release 8/s'a -T2D o4560A000800010069-5 Military Garrison near Tang-yuan, China Geo Coords: 46-45N 129-55E NPIC Target No: 0283-65-A References: USATC Series 200, Sheet 0283-10A, 2d ed, Nov 62 (S) NPIC Project J-257/63 This rail-served military garrison, situated 1.5 nm NNE of Tang-yuan at UTM coordinates -comprises 5 major areas containing a total of 403 buildings (Figure 1). Area A is a barracks area containing 49 barracks (135 X 30 ft), 19 possible officers quarters, 2 mess halls, and 21 miscellaneous buildings. Area B is a storage area containing 11 storage (170 X 40 ft), one warehouse-type (190 COMOR No: None BE No: None Publication No: NPIC/R-214/63 Date: September 1963 X 50 ft), and 9 support /miscellaneous buildings. Area C is a barracks area containing 39 barracks (145 X 30 ft), 14 mess halls, and 2 administrative and 44 support /miscellaneous buildings. Area D is an administrative area containing 8 administrative buildings, including one multi- storied building (170 X 80 ft), and 5 I-shaped, one U-shaped, one L-shaped, 12 support (135 X 30 ft), and 20 miscellaneous buildings. FIGURE 1. MILITARY GARRISON NEAR TANG-YUAN, CHINA 25X1 D -1- Approved For Release 2 /2SE DP 560A000800010069-5 Approved For Relea 1/ NPIC/R-214/63 3 A- QW Area E is a barracks area containing 63 The referenced order of battle 2/ lists the barracks (145 X 30 ft), 21 mess halls, and 3 2d Airborne Division as a "unit tentatively ac- ,administrative and 20 support/miscellaneous cepted" in the Ha-erh-pin--Chia-mu-ssu area. buildings. (The building units are similar to those in Area C.) All measurements are approximate due to the small scale of the photography. No apparent change from - photography 1/ is evident. 25X1 D Approved For ReleaY01 ADDITIONAL REFERENCES 1 25X1 D 2. DIA, S-61-63, Order of Battle, Chinese Communist Army, Apr 63 (SECRET/No Foreign Dissem, Except C2X PIA f78 B04560A000800010069-5 8B04560A000800010069-5 Approved For Release 2001/0001): 1,, K-TW78BO456OA000800010069-5 Approved For Release 200fOP21S-EC BI)P78BO456OA000800010069-5