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Approved For Release 2007/09/04 : CIA-RDP80-00810A005000790001-2 CLASSIFICATION SECRET r CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY REPORT INFORMATION REPORT CD NO. COUNTRY East Germany/USSR SUBJECT Visits to Moscow by Zeiss Personnel PLACE ACQUIRED DATE OF INFO. THIS DOCUMENT CONTAINS INFORMATION AFFECTING THE NATIONAL DEFENSE Of THE UNITED STATES. NITNIN THE MEANING OF TITLE 18. SECTIONS 793 AND TSH. OF US O. S. CODE. AS AMENDED. ITS TRANSMISSION OR REVEL- ATION OF ITS CONT[NTS TO OR RECEIPT ET AN UNAUTHORIZED PERSON IS PRO MIEITED ET LAW US REPRODUCTION OF THIS FORM IS PROHIBITED. NO. OF ENCLS. (LISTED BELOW) SUPPLEMENT TO REPORT NO. 1. The following personnel of VEB Optik Carl Zeiss Jena were flown to Moscow in late May 1954 to attend the vast German Fair "Progress of Demogratic Germany" being held there from about 5 June to 5 July 1954. 1 ) Roehrdsn L Director of Labor (Arbeitedirektor) of Zeiss Jess. b) Dr. Lukas t to the lain 36 tiffs Dtfestor of TIotN ) Jena. n Se if shireo 0 the "Am ralemi fora. a!~ gitrgsw devices at the plant, and before World War II he was in England instruments. During World War.\IIjKratzsch specialized in research on optical equipment for military purposes. c) Kratzsch,(hd chief Of research office with microscopes, measurement devices, d) Heckel (fnu), a technical sales specialist (technischer Kaufmann). e) Senf (fnu), another technical sales specialist who before World War II represented Zeiss Jena in India for many years. f) Tittelbach (fnu), section 8hief for microscope sales', g) Kroll (fnu), who is normally in charge of the Jena district sales office. 2. A second group of personnel from Zeiss Jena was flown to Moscow, presumably also to attend the fair, leaving East Germany about mid-June. This group consisted of the following: a) Duchek (phonetic spelling) (fnu), a young technical sales specialist. b) Voehse (fnu), another very young technical sales specialist. b) Voehae, another very young technical sales specialist. c) An unidentified person who has been With Zpiss Jena only a relatively short time but has a reputation of being a "Y' 1 %" SED party ^an. - 2 SECRET C0 U.S. OFFICaAJ,,$ ONLY Approved For Release 2007/09/04 : CIA-RDP80-0081 OA005000790001-2 IMMEME