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Military government weekly information bulletin
Number 74 (January 1947)

[Highlights of policy],   pp. [4]-18 PDF (8.7 MB)


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The progress of Military Government in
Germany is clearly illustrated by the day-
to-day, week-to-week, and month-to-month
situations and developments in the US-
occupied areas. A review of the past year,
as compiled from official MG reports, is
presented here.
JANUARY
Total of 1,534,439 pupils enrolled in
schools in US Zone, 213,415 of 6 to 14 years
not yet in school.
Eleven general unions and 23 trade or
industrial unions with 40,000 members in
Greater Hesse; 22 general unions and 15
trade or industrial unions with 122,000 mem-
bers in Wuerttemberg-Baden.
Ninty-three percent of main line trackage
in Zone in operation.
Allied Control Council decides production
capacity of steel industry left in Germany
should be 7,500,000 ingot tons, allowable
production of steel not to exceed 5,800,000
ingot tons in any future year.
Coordinating Council signs Order No. 2
for confiscation and surrender of arms and
ammunition to enfore disarmament of the.
The 23 defendants at the first session of Military Tribunal
No. 1 which convened in Nuremberg, 21 November.


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