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Military government weekly information bulletin
Number 56 (August 1946)

[Highlights of policy],   pp. [4]-[17] PDF (8.0 MB)


Page [17]


(BASH!;  nas  purucnabuct  approImateIl4Cy
3,000,000 surplus ten-in-one packages, each
weighing 49 pounds, of which 30 pounds is
food and the balance essential household
items, for distribution in the US and British
areas. Under its program an individual in
the United States pays the sum of $15 for
delivery of a ten-in-one ration to a relative
or friend in Germany.
(Above) Truckloads of ten-in-one rations arrive at
the warehouse in Berlin for distribution; (Opposite
page, left) Lewis M. Gable, CARE representative,
hands a ten-in-one ration to Heinz Leitz; (Opposite
page right) Leitz leaves the warehouse for his home
in Berlin; (below) Leitz with members of his family
examine the relief parcel.
Photos by Bowids, PRO, OMGUS


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