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July 26, 1950
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Approved For R T LP82-00457R005.100500004-0 u1 a,rwnI R.)I /C0N RUL - U.S. CF 'ICIA,LS a11! 25X1A CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY INFORMATION REPORT COUNTRY SUBJECT PLACE ACQUIRED DATE OF 25P 0erxna ny (Russian Zone) Railroad Passenger Traffic 90ren the Russian. Zone and Brest ?SOURCE REPORT NO. CD NO. DATE DISTR.. 26 July 1950 NO. OF PAGES NO. OF ENCLS. (LISTED BELOW) SUPPLEMENT TO REPORT NO. 14 Ti,e followini; fast trains roan to Brest (S i3/;.`: 67) on a daily schedule: (1) U 2, Berlin - Brest, leaves Frankfurt/Oder 12:46 p.m? 1) 1, Brest -- Be_ lin, arrives ffrankfurt/Odor 6:50' a.m. (the "Blue Express" for Soviet soldiers 6oin4 on leave) RU 42, Frankfurt/Oder Brest, leaves 4 P.m. RU 41, Brest - rrankfurt/Oiler, arrives 3.3 p.m. a. Ourin ; heavy traffic in these directions rue Soviet Control Commission will order the running of two additional trains, RU 1~2 A and RU 41 A. Until the end of March, Soviet trains RU 42 and RU 41 were operated by Column 1,' stationed in Frankfurt/Oder. German personnel and German locomotives of the 01 series %,.ere omployed for this traffic. After the transfer of Soviet Column 1,-:,42 from Karlshorst (ii 53/ Z 94) to Brest the two RU trains are scheduled to be operated b, the Soviet column. In connection with change of procedure, the F"!Inkfurt/Oder railroad station has been ordered to deliver the locomotives of Column No 1 to the Soviets. These locorno- tives are `oinf, to be stationed at Brost, which means that Frankfurt/Odor will lose its last locomotives of .,he 01 series, Pnd fast train locomotives will no longer be available,(2) 25X1A Cawnent: (1) The organization of Soviet personnel traffic between the CONFIDENTIAL CLASSIFICATION /CONTROL - U.S. OFFICIALS ONLY This document Is hereby regraded to CONFIDENTIAL In accordance with the letter of 16 October 1972 from the Director of Central Intelligence to the Archivist of the UA sl-dWtit lsFor Release 2001/11/26 : CIA-RDP82- Next Review Date: 210 ApprovQ T' CIA-RDP82-00457R005100500004-0 /C0NTROL -- U.S. OFFICIALS ONLY 25X1A CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY 111111 11111 Soviet tone of Genr:any ane.. the Soviet Union via the trans- fer point of irest is confiraed by vario:is reports. (2) fhe transfer of nil -)oviet passenger traffic to Soviet Colwnn NoGl+42 wuich was transferred to Frest, appears cred:i- `ole a (3) ftic loc ar,otive, of the w1 series are lieav y dub-/ passenger train 1:;comotiios particularly suited for fast trains. It remains to to seen .hhether the deactivation of :L~ocokotive ~,oluaui .1wel v All also affect the ,.ersom ei of Lais coJ uznl or i nether it will be restrict, .;d to Lne transfer of locomotives. It is :,-:isc, still undetermined whether or noi, the reported measure ?.:-. L1 be the be inrdin , oi' a reor a.A2 ation or rufiuction in the nu .ber of Gcnian locomotive colmins opera- for the Soviets. (4) 25'A' CONFIDENTIAL -.- " g-Ut;.,'i'ROL/US OFncl- JS Ui LY Approved For Release 2001/11/26 : CIA-RDP82-00457R005100500004-0