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December 9, 1953
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25X1 Approved For Release 2005/12/01 : CIA-RDP80-0081DA0032006500 :. I F 7 7 7 LA.SSIFIC i ION 6C : Soviet Troop Trains 25X1.1 .~ TI01v 25X'l ': I F OF CONTEN OBTAINED 5X1 25X1 25X1 _r DATE PREPARED-, `. o-ENCLOSURES NO. & c1'P a * - 25X1 25X1 25X1 CB - Converted Boxem- BoWar F Flatcar FRyn.- Heavy-Duty Flatcar l , The following is a list of shuttle-trains 'shish were d:;spate e via uestrin between o r and , Noveanber 1.9553 carrying r:Liitary personnel except a, noted: Dat Number i)f: Cars From To 23 October 54 B Ger dR ,uuin Frar.k s.rt/Oder 55 B empty Fra nnkftrt/Odes Gerdauen 24 it 43 B Gerdauen lRMn3cf'ur riOder 25 .Rt B ii 52 B 17 52 B sr ie 54 B; e- pty Berlin Cier au n 53 B Gerdaue. Frankfurt/Oder r, B; enptY Frankfut?t/Oder Gerdauen 26 x.2 B Gerdaaeta Frankfurt/Oder 9 Decen`ber.l0,53 . 25X1 25X1 Approved For Release 2005/12/01 : CIA-RDP80-0081OA003200650003-2 Approved For Release 2005/12/01 : CIA-RDP80-0081OA003200650003-2 25X1 50 B 26 October 5g B; empty 54 B 52 B 57 B; empty 57 B 52 B SECRET Frankfurt/Odar Gerdauen Frankfurt/Odar Frankfurt/Odar Gerdauen. II Frankfurt/Od Gerdauen Frankfurt/Od Gerdauen 29 53 B 57 B ; empty 57 B 30 " 52 B 48 B 57 B; empty 57 B 31 55 B 57 B 52 B 1 November 47 B 56 B 57 B 2 It 53B 55 B Frankfurt/Odhr Gerdauen Frankfurt/Odar Gerdauen Frankfurt/Odor Gerdauen II Frankfurt/Oder Gerdauen Frankfurt/Oder Gerdauen Frankfurt/Oder Gerdauen Gerdauen Frankfurt/Oiler Belli! Gerdauen Frankfurt/Oder it Ge.rdau.;en Frankfurt/Oder Ge-rdauen Frankfurt,/Oder Gerdauten Frankfurt/Gder Gerdauen Frarikx: urt,/Gder Gerdauen Frankfurt./Oder is Ger?dauen Frankfurt./Oder Gerdauen Frankfurt/Oder Gerdauen Frankfurt/Oder Frankf urti Od r Gerdauen Frankfurt/Oder SECRET Approved For Release 2005/12/01 : CIA-RDP80-0081OA003200650003-2 25X1 25X1 Approved For Release 2005/12/01 : CIA-RDP80-0081OA003200650003-2 SECRET] 5 November 52 B 5'7 B 55 B 55 B 6 ~t 54 B 48 B; empty 52 B 53 B 52 B 43 B 9 ' 55 B 57 B 53 B 10 i' 56 B 57B 55 B 57 B ll 57 B 55 B 574 56 B 12 55 B 14 It 54 B 55 13 52 B 50 B 50 B 51'B 53 B Fran'.'furt/Oiler Gerdtuer: it Trankfurt/Oder IT IT Gerdauen n Frankfurt /Oder Gerdausr_ if Get dauer, Frankfurt/Oder Berlin Gerdauen Berlin 'I Frankfurt/Oder Berlin Gerdauer. Frankfurt/Oiler tr Ti It Gerdauen Frankfi t/Od or 25X1 . Gerclaue" r~'metnkfu't/Oder N Geordaue;n 0 11 Frankfurt/Oiler II Gerdauen Berlin, Frankfurt/Oder Gerdauen IT Frazr kfurt/0der Gerdauen Fra nkfurt/Od ear V Frankfuzt/0der Gerdauen SECRET Approved For Release 2005/12/01 : CIA-RDP80-0081OA003200650003-2 25X1 25X1 25X1 Approved For Release 2005/12/01 : CIA-RDP80-00810A003200650003-2 SECRETI 25X1 2, On 9 November, a troop train of 8 boxcars and 14 flatcars with 2soldiers, .artillery pieces and trucks went from Ileisewasser to Cottbus. 3? Shuttle-trains with military personnel pate in Nim-iber of Fr om 54 B Fr Gu ankfu ben rt/Oder Falkenbearg Dresden 54 B Ve tesen Guben 56 B We imar 55 B I4a gdebu rg Frank- urt /0 d, e`? 55 B Ku estri n Jueterbog 56 B 'Ma gdebu rg Frankfurt 54 B Fr ankfu rt/Oder Chemnitz 56 B Ju eterb og Kuestrin 54 B Fe iesen Guben 55 B Fr ankfu rt/Oder Chem itz 13 54 B it Guben 56 ',n- Fueretenterg It 55 B Kuestrin Meissen 56 B Frankfurt/Oder Jueterbog 14 54 B Guben Chen rit z 15 56 B Frankfurt/Oder Weimar 16 54 B Guben Falkenber 55 B Gubon Jueterbog Eastbound shuttle-trains dispatched by order of the Soviet transport ita:or control headquarters between 7 and 13 NovearbEr Included: Via Kuestrin-Kietz Date _._in Nursber of Nov Cars 54 54 From Dresden railroad district Jueterbog;- Altos Lager SECRET II II 25X1 25X1 25X1 25X1 25X1 25X1 Approved For Release 2005/12/01 : CIA-RDP80-00810A003200650003-2 Approved For Release 2005/12/01 : CIA-RDP80-0081OA003200650003-2 25X1 SECRET 50 Berlin railroad district 12 54 Erfurt railroad district 50 Berlin railroad district 13 undetermined Dresden railroad district Via Guben 12 54 39 Cottbus railroad district 25X1 6. 25X1 25X1 25X1 25X1 5. On 17 November, the cars of a train with military personnel which arrived at Frankfurt/Oder from Brest Litovsk were redispatched to Kuirmersdorfe Zerbs., Bernburg, and Wildpark respectively. On 14 November, shuttle with military personnel was unl oacieE fi at Frankfurt/Oder. On 17 ANovember, s uttl with mi? itax t per?sor. z?a was unloaded at Jueterbog Altes Lager; the gain was loaded at the sat:ie rai_- road station during the night of 18 November., 4 7. tht: following railroad cars were to be made available between 9 and 18 Novanber: Bate in Number of Novoiif er Cars 9' 21 B P'agdeburg 38 Cottbus railroad district 6B 25 B Assembli,g Station Teltow Jueterbog-Altes Lager Teltow Jueterbog-Alter Lager Teltow 11 8 B 1SXR. 15 B 12 29 B 9B, 6F 13 16 B 18 16 CP558 F 7B, 3F Wuensdorf Jueterbog--Altes Lager 25X1 Approved For Release 2005/12/01 : CIA-RDP80-0081OA003200650003-2 25X1 Approved For Release,2005/12/01 : CIA-RDP80-0081OA003200650003-2 25X1 SFCR 25X1 and! 24t~ Neriber, 30 nterfzec ccftverted. 20, 22 On 14, 15 6 17 , , , boxcars ea were to be nude avai'!ab a at Frankfurt/Odes' by the Berlin 9 rail.roas district, headquarters a 3' 9. Trains with nilitary personnel obadrvet on 6 and 12 NdVember included: Date in Number of From Novfrrrber Cars To 6 53 B Kuestrin Rathenow-Nor' 10 B Rathenow Chemliitz 10 B Wfldpark 2 B FrankfAPt/Od. 12 53 B Guben Rat' ienoi- Nor 25X1 25X1 10a On 7 Novembr.,r, five AA guns, two AA gun carriages, three generators, and boxes of various ~oizeg , were unloaded f.rozn R. flatcars and boxcars at Vie Rathenoa railroad tatiors a ll Mil .tary shiprients from Fuerstenwalde observed at the Wtttenberge rr. _ _ro d sta-;f.on on 8 and 9 November includes: 4 716-m AT guns to Perletez g or 8 Nov,r. ber; and 1 bo car and Y flatcars with a sound locator and a gs :er?atos? to . chwerin on 9 November. 12 Troop trains from Strausberg to Wustermark listed in-railroad recoiCf.s between 9 and 17 November included: Cat : in COMM tion of Novr3 !bew Lgop -rains 9 10CE, 35.S,7F 11 7 CB,' 30 B, 20 F 25X1 13. Troop trains loaded at jueterbog Altes 1:,a? er on 11, 12, and 13 Now bar included: Date in November Composit on of Troop Trains 11 % CB, 9 B 12 1 CB, 9 B, 5 RRym 13 22 CB, 4.B SECT= r . 25X1 25X1 25X1 25X1 Approved For Release 2005/12/01 : CIA-RDP80-00810A003200650003-2 Approved For Release 2005/12/01 : CIA-RDP80-00810A003200650003-2 S X PET1 of of he 9th Meos Div s oh returned to their hone station after term' _ati ,n of corba1; firing prac?tf ces at the Weis; suer troop training grounds Obsr:srvations, however, on conducting of co bat firing practices at `:]iss,- wa.soer are available up to late October 19!}3 only. 25X1 25X1 11 3. C o*^r~ent aine 25X1 t? The troop train probably carried artillery contingerts Ilan, t}?e obserrvat ons are believed to generally corrects. totalled 21 eastbound tra ,ne and 27 westbound trans s via Lorrnrent 25X1 25X1 25X1 25X1 The shuttle-trains reported fx paragraph are conr,ented an as follows: On 8 Nover. bee 1953, the train with dischar a :s cc!'S from Bad Freienwalde and left East Germanys via Guben, 25X1 I on 10 Nov a the s an, train ned from the ,~:st is ues r n, was doubted . Cormlent 6. 1:.: then 25X1 fiat / train. probably returned o East Germany VIOLa u n, its unloading at Frar Oder on 14 November 1953 is given credences. On 11 November 1953, the train was last oboe. eyed departing rom ua er g toward the east and dispatched via Guben and Frankfurt ere nt information indicates that the train ha protably Ur V -,a Fra:akfurt/Oiler and, obviously, had alai left East Gerriar r via Frsr. 'urt` Idea on 11 November 1953. 5, omment, Is the railroad cars were not requested to be trams: twoi lk , the trains probably were employed in interzonal traffic. 6 Coeur, nt The two trains oars e3c rer - eer _: th a 51 we 1V Army Corps to a eno om Were he soldiers were red --ate sd i r other posts of.the corps on trains with a email number of cars? 25X1 25X1 7e [LCtimento headquarters un~ .ar o} the 25X1 IV Arty at T.Te e en serne in a enov0 corm 8, (Comment. 25X1 la mid-November 1953, an, air tecl-nic sc .oo o e wen .y- FEWTE r Irry probably transferred from 33tra tebei, g to Dceberitz, sv,cra.fl 25X1 Approved For Release 2005/12/01 : CIA-RDP80-00810A003200650003-2