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Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2011/06/16: CIA-RDP80-00809A000600150071-6 i COOL/ CLASSIFICATION T.tx O'7A`ICTAL ONLT CENTRAI-$ii Y REPORT CD NO. German Lemocratic Republic eoljlarR'Y DATE OF INFORMATION 1952 SUBJECT Xilitaxy; Economic - Armsats plants WM* *"M" of ton""s a- ON Gun* i. A . Ti ?AU IT YUlt . flIl l YTAlIl iLf011 M 71N ~Y~li1.M 9M 1,6 ONMYY-TI It T **AIT Y Ti M UMICI TCIT NTIU l W w.. MtMTLM NT 141. MINTSVC" I or TIII{ SItU R1 TINUCITRRT. DATE DIST,A Nov 1952 NO, OF PAGES 11 SUPPLEMENT TO REPORT NO. THIS IS UNEVALUATED INFORMATION Heavy- Antiaircraft Guns, Gun Carriages, Tent Turrets, Bogie Wheels Magdeburg Schaeffer and Budenberg - monthly production: 700 tons of chain links for tanks, 450 tons of sprocket vheele Krupp-Gruson -- monthly production: 20 tons of sprocket wheelq, 30 tons of chain links for tanks, etc. Magdeburg-Buckau Wolf Machine Ytctory (Aaechinesafabrik Wolf ) Leipzig Pittier Works (Pittlerverke) Erfurt Henry Pels Coiioi./t8 01pzCUIS of Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2011/06/16: CIA-RDP80-00809A000600150071-6 50X1-HUM 50X1-HUM 50X1-HUM 50X1-HUM Heay,Z Temka, Tank Cbalzaav and Parts, Depressed-Center Auilrs u3 Gags Wolf thine Factory Ki.rehmoceer Willi Becter People-Owned Rolling !till (VZB Walzwerk Willi er) Buckau 1 Wolf Plant, Soviet Corporation (SAG Work Wolf) same as Wolff !cline Factory, above Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2011/06/16: CIA-RDP80-00809A000600150071-6 lAuchhsas r Laucbhasaaer People-OOed Plat (v1B gaucPahwwor Verk) Leipzig manzeesssutea Plant (ftmesmann Verke) Erfurt Henry Pels Wetterzeube Wetterzeube Steel Mill (Stahiverk Wetterzeube) Zeitz Zeman Machine Factory (Neachinnntahrik Z, g) boesdorf People-Owned Steel Chill-Casting Works (VEB Stahl Hartguos Werke) Goerlitz People-Owned Goerlitz Machine Factory (VZO March nenbau Goarlitz) Artillezy, Antiaircraft, and Infantry Ammunition Letpzig W9 G'_ti (Federation of People-Owned Enterprises for Cast and Forged Brod- ucta), torserly !Gayer and Weichalt -- smi ufactures sbells Scbxeriz, Ammunition establisheent (Munition.tnstalt) T rgau Ammunition establishment Hohenleipiach ivsennitlon establishnsnt Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2011/06/16: CIA-RDP80-00809A000600150071-6 50X1-HUM Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2011/06/16: CIA-RDP80-00809A000600150071-6 S-H-C?H-H=P Halberstadt Axsunition cstablicbaaert open/Sachnen-Anhalt Asaunition factory Meissen Zinc factory sautsev, People-Owned Auerbsaroer Seaifinisked Products Works (7' mer), formerly R. lAnga -- ma:stafecturee sbslls 1or oe3 and Parts Chemnity Eauboldt Machine Factory (fsubol.dt Maschinentabrik) EAplosives. Fraes, and Fuels for Eaekata People-Owned Lignose Siplosives Works (v88 TA so SprenRstoff Works) -- monthly production: 1,000 tons of aeonhin nitrate, 250 tons of binitro.- toluol, and trinitrotoluol, an 350 tens of guncotton Freiberg/Sachsen Schkopau Bum Chemical Works, Soviet Corporation (SAO Chwaiscbs 8usmverke) -- monthly production: 150 - 200 tons of highia concentrated ai'aric acid (HOKO) Graschvitz/Sachsen bai Bautsen People.-avL.ed Explosives .and Puts Pleat (YD 8peg5t0tf r*;A Lwmdsekaut Werke) ?- monthly production: 1,000 teas at aNVMmias altrate, 1x090 toes of nit_roglycc;;'iu; labor force: 630 esp3oysee in t3 s ekd t,o. All shirramts iron the p3=t ire under the supervision of a Savist etficea'. liilenbarg (eiluloid W `as, Scrr-ic8 orpr -tiior . ( i Sa11Wloidfabs'ik! -- t cStb]7 pro- due'i0L._ :0) t_rs of gunccttoa, b7dr0M p.rasids (OKUPt rot aaoan) Nordhausen Montania Works (Montania Works) _g.. 50X1-HUMJ Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2011/06/16: CIA-RDP80-00809A000600150071-6 Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2011/06/16: CIA-RDP80-00809A000600150071-6 Set Piircraft Farts for Aircraft and Rock-at Wei Zittau Zittau Machine Factory (Maschineufabrik Zittau) Dresden Mende Ea8io Rackwitz Rackwitz Light Metals Factory (Leichtsetallverke eckwits) Ask is Works (Aekania Werke) Leipzig opts Flan-. (Optawerka) Schkopai~a Boehien Gasoline Factory (Benzinverk Borhlen), produces 3,000 tons of jet CriamQitscbau Kerner Works (Kerner Werke) Zwickau Zwickau A&chine Factory (Maschinenfabrik Zwickau) Leipzig Sack Cast-Metal Company (Nets11guas Gesell cbaft Back) Back Cast-Metal Compaay Small Arias and Subaachine Guna Suhl Sisson Works, Soviet Corporation (SAG 8)lasos Werke) Sauer and Son (Sauer and 8e,he) Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2011/06/16: CIA-RDP80-00809A000600150071-6 Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2011/06/16: CIA-RDP80-00809A000600150071-6 -o Ammunition for Rifle Schwerin Ammunition establishsent Wulkow Ammunition establishment Toepchin Amsannition establiahnent Aue People-Owned Ausrh r SS=Ifinldhe4 Products, Works, for r1 A. Ua4p Leipzig VVR GUS, formerly Meyer and Weichelt Schoersebeck Hunting-Rifle Cartridge Factory (Jagdpatronenfabrik) Rhelnlani-WastfaleD Ignition Material Factory (Hheiniach/Wsetfeelische Mines and Artillery Assnunition Zeller-Mehlis Voss and Company (Voss & Cie) Motors and Cca sreesors for Guided Missiles and Jet Aircraft Eisenach Avtovelo Plant (Avtowelo Warts) Zwickau Zwickau Machine Factory -- manufactures conpresaora for rockets and guided missiles . Hosbsights, S rcial Cameras, and Direction Pildrs for this Ala puce Jena People-Owned Carl Zeiss Plant (YID Carl Zeiss) Dresden Zeiss-Ikon Oskar Heide Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2011/06/16: CIA-RDP80-00809A000600150071-6 , S -E-C-R-*-T Stock Plant (Stock Werke) TransmittigA and ReceiriM Apparatus for Aircraft eM 8bi Babelsberg Frieeicke and Toepfer Berlin VVB RIFT (Federation of 'aople-Owned Ruterprisee for Radio and TelecomwAaics- tiona), Kron and Company tical and Precision Instruments for Submar, s and Art th tinders Teltov As is Works -- monthly production: about 10,000 prismatic cc pass#3 Jena Carl Zeiss -- manufactures binoculars and other items Koelleda: VVB IL2T Radio Plant (Funkbau) -- manufactured 60 sonic depth finders for submarines in 1950 Batteries for Sub2 arines,Special Parte for Motor To Boater and Special Batteries for Alscr&ft Oberachoeneveide Battery Factory (Akku lrtorenfabrii Oborsehoaasroeide) Surface Vessels, Parts for Racal Vessels Rosslau Elbe Shipyard (Elbeverft) -- builds lu gere Stettin (Szczecin) Lhipyard7 -- builds notcr torpedo boats, submarines Brandenburg Ernst Thaelmann Shipyard (mast ThaeimWm Vszft) -- ball" raptor torpedo boats, submarines Boitzenbaxg/Blbe R1be Shipyard -- '?4s motor torpedo, boats, rukoariass w u ^ r stEyaKex+w Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2011/06/16: CIA-RDP80-00809A000600150071-6 Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2011/06/16: CIA-RDP80-00809A000600150071-6 Wolgaet Peene Shipyard (Peenewerfft) --builds loggers and seinsrs, patrol boats Wismar Shipyard and Railroad-Car Factory (Werft and Waggontabrik) -- builAe loggers and seiners Wismar, on Wendorf Bay Special shipyard for building motor torpedo boats for the Bea Police (Seepolitei) Stralsund People-Owned Shipyard (Volk.werft) -- builds fishing cutters, motor torpedo boats, subines People-Owned Ship Salvage Enterprise (V:3 8chiffsberxu ) -- builds fishing cutters, actor torpedo boats, submarines (90 percent or production is frrJ reparations orders for the R) Damgarten Sodden Shipyard (Boddenuerft) -- builds loggers aul seimers, patrol boats Rostock Beptun Shipyard (Peptuuwerft) -- builds minesweepers, motor torpedo boats, submarines Berlin-Koepenick People-o"ned Shipyard (NE Werft) -- build.a see cutters Magdeburg-Rothensee State-Owned Shipyard (Steatewerft) -- builds small ships with armor plate Warnemuende warnow Shipyard (Wernow Werft) -- builds loggers; remodeled the Sierra Morens, 12,000 grove registered tons; nest changed to Asia Karl Liebknecb..t Shipyard (Karl I,iebknecht Werft -- resaieled the Ozeana, 9,000 gross registered tons; name changed to oibir; repaired the Albert Ballin, 22,400 gross registered tone Raiixoad Cars, Pets for Tanks, dunMounte. etc. Weimar Ra:.lrond-Car Factory, Soviet Corporatio?i (SAO Waioabau Weiser) -- within one month, velded 40-si111sater armor plates on the frontal part of 5,400 mss; monthly production, since 1949: 25-30 mss' generating cars for searchlights s-i-c-a-Y T Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2011/06/16: CIA-RDP80-00809A000600150071-6 Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2011/06/16: CIA-RDP80-00809A000600150071-6 -l S -R-C-R-B-T Dessau Dessau Railroad-Car Factory, Soviet Corporation (SAG Waggonbau) - monthly production: 20 platform case for railroad guns ( e l an heavy roller bearings ware del-vered from West 0eriaany), h the Delsa and 1950, 2,500 units load been manufactured, code name: "?Kronwa$en" Leipzig Wetzel Gear Factory, Soviet Corporation (SAG Getriebebau Wetzel) (three enter- prises) -- monthly production: 60 heavy gears for tanks Kirohmoeser Kirch?oeser Repair Shop, Soviet Corporation (SAG Reparaturwerk Kirch*oeser) (11 enterprises) -- monthly production: 270 sprocket wheels for tanks, 1,200 aiming mechanisms for tanks, and 50 tank radiators People'Owned Kirchmoeser Steel Mill (v Stahlwerk Kirchrsnser) -- produces 45 tons of armor plated daily Torge--uw, Kreie Pasevalk People-Owned Torgelou Foundry (VKB Giesserei Torgelow) -- produces 3,000 sprocket wheels for the Soviet T-34 tank yearly, also rotating mounts for tank turrets for the T-34 Magdeburg Schaeffer and Budenberg, Soviet Corporation (13 enterprises) -- produces 700 tons of chain links for tanks end 450 tons of sprocket wheels for tanks pEr month `repetition of first item in ling Frauklebeu Frankleben Stal Mill, Soviet Corporation (SAG Stahlwera aruuaicuoii) -- co;; production: l gun carriages Halle People-Owned Halle Machine Factory (vE3 Maschinenfabrik Halle) -- assembles 32 gun carriages monthly Lythall Red Army Plant (Werk der R-iteo Armes) -- produces 180 prime movers for heavy guns monthly Radeberg Sachsen Plant, Soviet Corporation (SAG Sachsenwerk) -- installs 4,8 8-watt radio apparatuses in Studebaker ca mmend cars monthly Ge~sdorf People-Owned Leather Factory (VEB Lederfabrik) -- delivers 8,00C ameznition pouches (Wehrmacht type) monthly Berlin Kaelterichter Refrigeration Equipment Plant (Kaelterichter Kuehlbaufirma) -- monthly production: three refrigeration units for testing V rockets under stratospheric temperature condition S-E-C?R-E-T Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2011/06/16: CIA-RDP80-00809A000600150071-6 Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2011/06/16: CIA-RDP80-00809A000600150071-6 50X1-HUM Dessau ' VVB ABti9 (Federation of People-Owned Enterprises for Machinery for Mining and Heavy Industry), Dessau Plant (Work Dessau) -- aantacturos worn gears for tanks Leipzig VVB G'EE, forxserly Meyer and Weict t monthly production: 8,000 chain links for tacks Silbits bei Kroeeen Steel Hill, Soviet Corporation -- monthly production: 1,000 chain links for tanks and 200 armor plates a.ei.pxig VVS Gesko (Federation of People-Owned Enterprises for Z,uipment and Shaft In- stallatioxs for the Coal Industry) (fife entorVrises) monthly production: 10 tons, of pins for tank chains; code name "Baggerbolzen`? People-Owned Sachsen Sigh-Grade Steel Sardening Plant (VIA Saecheische Edelstash]haerterei) -- hardens 60 tons of pins for tank chains monthly Stadtilm People-Owned :hueringen Drive-?haft Factory (VEB Gelonkwelleanrerk?ihueringen) -- monthly production: 30,000 drive shafts for tanks; recipient is a Soviet field unit at Wildau bei Berlin Wildau VVB ABUS -- manufactures tank hulls Blankenburg/Hart People-Owned Harz Works (VEZ garner Werke) -- monthly production: 6,000 balancers and cylinder liners for tanks Frankleben bei Merseburg Steel mill, Soviet Corporation (four enterprises; -- monthly production: 250 tank turrets and 40 cast-steel parts for heavy guns. Shipment is made in large special boxes to the USSR via Brest. Quedliaburg people,-Owned Measuring Apparatus Plant (Vim Messgersetewerk), formerly Steiner and Hartong manufactures oil filters for tanks Muehibach bei Frsnkenberg/Sacbsoz People-Owned Spiral-Spring Factory (VID Spiralfederfebr:k) -- monthly juo- ductior,: 2,500 seats for tanks Leipzig W 31 VVB IPA (Federation of People-Owned imtezprisas for Vehicle and Parts a 4ntmbtio Sod? Parts Factory SciAa"It6 tom: eiwe, -9- Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2011/06/16: CIA-RDP80-00809A000600150071-6 Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2011/06/16: CIA-RDP80-00809A000600150071-6 I 50X1-HUM, (Scba.U4*e pier un4 Karosserieteil erk), formerly Zberapaecher -- raontb1 production: To tank.-fueliap trucks WA 3C special tank trucks for use on airfields. By the e~ 4 of 1950, 400 truck: ;mod b,?cn prow=d. Ilaenburg/Rarz Wheel factory, Soviet corporation -- monthly production: 175 wheel sets for railroad gurus 700; heavier models are also produced, mAer the code name "Schlackwaget" People-Owned Machine-Building Plant (VEB Msschinenbau) -- mnnx3factitres Ralle/Saale People-Owned Machine Factory (VH9 Maschinenfabrik) -- production is same as Leipzig-Sellerhaueen People-Owned. Geri-'heel Plant (110 Zahnradbau), formerly KOIIMtin Plant -- Werdau/Sechsen People-Owned. Railroad Car Factory (VES Waggoa.fabrik) -- bcilk- railroad cars with radio antennas for transmitting and receiving Rudisleben/Kreis Arnstedt Chemical Msc+sinery Factory, Soviet Corporation (SAG Chemiache Msschinenfabrik) builds special tank trucks for use on airfields Dessau people-Owned Calorimeter and Radiator Works (WEB ?GYlorinter and Kaloriferverk) builds searchlights and equipment for aircrert lighting Leipzig 1 22 (at giaenacherstrasee 22) People-Owned Enterprise for Medical Technology (WE Medisintechnik) -- builds recording potentiometers nor aircraft and telecamouniuations equipment Leipzig Unruh and Liebig, of Soviet Corporation Transsasch -- builds winches for captive balioona (antiaircraft defense) 2aoenits/Irzgebirge Siemens a ,-A Haiske, Soviet Corporation -- sauvtactures electrical precislon- measuring equipment gh.s vacs ?tCR Burg bei *gdeburg Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2011/06/16: CIA-RDP80-00809A000600150071-6 Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2011/06/16: CIA-RDP80-00809A000600150071-6 People-Owned Spinning and Weaving Mill, formerly Hoffmann -- 1,500 workers In 1950 the above thiee plants produced. 1.5 2i111on, and in 1951, 2.0 nillica, square meters of finished goods, all for the Red Army People-owned Albertue Cloth Factory (VBP Albertue Tuchfabrik) -- monthly pro- duction: 55,000 meters of uniform material for the People's Police People-Owned Cloth Factory (VEB Tuehfabrik) -- monthly production: 165,000 meters of uniform material for the People's Police } is 1. n~ eons Quedlinburg People-Owned Union Plant (VEB Work Union) -- ^untbl,-- production: approximately 300,000 canteens (a total of 10 million to date) Ostri'..z/ Kreis Zittat Leather factory -- delivers belts for the Red Army eat the People's Police There are 22 enterprises in the G1* manufacturing uniform for the Red Army. . 50X1-HUM xv~~va j ~'=> sxscsmj=a~'~u~+a..~ , ??~,~ ~SP~'~7~i7~3F`x,~'~'~1~~?fi?K:+,~y~ y es~Yrts : ;a ,a H,, tub- y ~ suer }#} ~T-.. ~*:: Shoe factory, formerly Tack Bundachuf Shoe Factory, formerly Guijard Erfurt Dr Diehl Shoe Factory Koralle Shoe Factory, formerly Schmidt United Shoe Factories (Vereinigte Schudafabriken), formerly iingel. of Peo7ple-Owned Enterprises for Shoe and Leather Processing), with headquarters The above five factories all of which belong to the VB SLV Seale (federation Spimi r a3A Weaving Kin's Eberebach/Sacheen People-owned Spinning and Weaving Hill ('E Spinnarei and Weberei), formerly G. G. Herzog -- 1,600 workers People-Owned Thread and Rubberized Materials Plant, Wunscbe'a Zeirs (VEB Gersdorf/Sachsen Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2011/06/16: CIA-RDP80-00809A000600150071-6