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Approved For Release 2001/11/ 6 1D -190003-9 CLASSIFICATION ZINTEELJ"LTIGE/'NCE ONTROL - U.S. OFFICIALS CENT AGENCY REPORT NO. INFORMATION REPORT co NO. COUNTRY Germany (Russian Zone) SUBJECT Railroad Traffic to Brest Litovsk via Frankfurt/Oder PLACE ACQUIRED DATE OF INFO. RETURN TO C!A LIBRARY r25X1A DATE DISTR. 16 September 1950 NO. OF PAGES 1 NO. OF ENCLS. 1 list (2 pages) (LISTED BELOW) 25X1A SUPPLEMENT TO REPORT NO. 1. Trains proceeding in the direction of Brest Litovsk via Frankfurt/Oder were observed, 2. According to an internal directive issued by the Frankfurt/ Oder railroad stations traffic passing through this station is to be. incrr,ased soon. The number of transport and loading workers and the available guards are to be doubled, ** Comp-ento All special cars previously reported were 25X1A nine railway cars. All refrigerator cars previously reported were new cars. The replacement axles reported loaded on individual cars were Soviet broad-gauge axles to be used in Brest Litovsk for the refrigerator cars, mine railway cars, tank cars and express coaches. The iron girders re- ported were supports for turntables of broad-gauge loco- motives. For traffic observed proceeding to Brest-Litovsk 25X1A from Frankfurt/Oiler, 29 June - 5 July 1950, see Annex. Comment. This measure is possibly connected with the present international tension and is therefore considered credible. The alerting of four locomotive columns stationed in Frankfurt/Odor a total of about 120 locomotives, and 25X1A the operation of iet transit trains in Poland were re- ported The report in general supplements previous reports on the number of trains passing throu h Frankfurt/Oder in 174'est-Last direction, 25X1A The number of trains reported does not include the scheduled fast train (D2) and the scheduled leave train (Ru 42) from Frankfurt/Oder to Brest Litovsk. The reported number of trains is not unusual. During recent months a daily average of 8 to 12 trains passed through Fran&furt/ Oder. 1 Annex& List of rail traffic to Brest-Litovsk via Frankfurt/ srar~ oaavr g NSRB U~DIMISUTION t.; t ,, ARMY AIR C FI ENTIAL CLASSIFICATION S RL'T/CONTROL - OFFICIALS OILY This document is hereby regraded to CONFIDENTIAL in accordance with the letter of 16 October 1978 from the r',vH t~~~ Next Review Date: 2008