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'ln 12 Jul.iul. l. -. L .. cti-o:r.r: ir ior i'urtl:':C:: l7 l:r^:-rrin-.-..lor:. : .::rizqtion .i o n : ' r o .j. l r .'.t -i.a 7 . .: s[n. Thircl rlrjrL]. il.t:jn h^.... f .:hnd.: in g.J1-iij-. i Ij.r. ' .r's.ris jr-.t.t.i'. "'t.. Spccir... r .n'i.. f :'' Of . -6. 1.':hich Utah funsh..!rt{ cl:l-i stt. :nlist. o j ' f i c . .I rltl:i'. tirc p. .3 r-r1{ulst l9'"'L1 lJ.":' . I Ordcr r. i:re Co1c..i.'.r :.lr l. \ s h i r .ssi.:... i-:... Uo:. ET3iiS.' i.rsr -.fL . i " 1 r . T ^ ^. : .i c...l. ":. {r'.llii.:. '. F v. 't. 1:-' . . ti o::-r l:'o:n th .r.l:.rith lroGi cf th:-ir r.t. lr '- 1.cisha-.r ?.sl eontinucd of in: I-c".T.lc1Is... d^. 1. .r .--. . r" .liz"ticn'o.' Ci o r 1a-d-lr.--ci't. --ss.li i.rn as Dcpot t2-L72.. oi'.i1rr.-.t tr-. Lit/::r:lco1...t. r'. .1 JcIon:. 1 3 .rj/ th- Cuty...r1dri' scy.. t "rnd. ..3qttrrtuf .r.ich: Gr-.: : '-. :. c o t .D. for turn- Oa 1 lugest pordrT icsiinLtion -i..nClrr Fr?.' 1. rt.r .in1..41:edr lg..: . th. * .I I o r LV .n...: 1 iy. s " 1 r . r ' r t r : '... -i..rn s ' ) . L? . f . of thi.. Spccir. t.--rsorrncl l.: " . ^:rri s.i. ll".tions until th...ri of. n6 Sp. vA F . -/..l '. r s to tiicir L .:.)ril-. .'r't.f'or1:i.:.. .-tilis'i.j' . i. rn' :. r b . 1 :icnr1..rt*i':a.d.nlr..ccor. l .r ' r-uri. .^\rious Q'r:.j r_r.ci:.rri-I .r. . dirisioils:nd -.-.-.^ .lith. I l.:. flr.r 13.E c r d o u r r t o r s .:c S.' .irh ::*ach Duiias bcc:lrtcr kno.1. .. .t .^rrioui ru^fr. '.:r. r1 o.r^ iL.g3. ^ .l ...C ii.. 1t .rkcfl. -.jC r! s:ucti.iJcoct G-1. In :ceordancc of thoffie::rs $ri_th th. or. iiviil -...r -.t .r ...sof tl-r. ' .. th. 'lurrt. c r ..-l i. cl^.n_ 0 i c l .ndcarnn.1 .r..i^rt y c rI -Ui ... fron Souteupton.r._'^. r.' '..1ssu:'lcd comntnd of Dumc nt C:':...:'. .c ' r .'b i.. 191i-"r thc Ut:h unit onb^. " t t . . l r r r . of ficcrs .ssignnents TrJrc a. : .lt. rcr...l.lt to '.. ' ) ' i : . .. Cutj-cs in In thc 4\ 'j'1":i:1i:'. 1 g .r 60. .. s .s:-t: i:rst:...blc oi ?/1lSorir:j.. En..icurI't.. 1 ch'.j 16 '-uli.' .' l.t h .r T0ilr. i r .1i1r'tjl.r' i. . th'-.orrrrrnd r.i .por.-crc i']'l-rC: in th: (licfcri.-rr. Civil-licns 1rc1.iseC Tr. piil. 1C 0r: 13 Scptt. Dur-'ot 1i-2. .'." Jun.).s . ( i . o 1..nb. JifSEC.r p.si.. lr.1g. r. -i...1 ii1-'t -. r n ..rith thc criloitcs r nc^titinil coni'ornity tO-SZO-t.:1.:..l ' .. I Ord.Ig..ri' . tlr. in f/l or'"i.r''7r.. lrlri-rrlicti-on :'.'.:n-il 'it .:rcc..'1. e y ' . oi' : ' . rr' ar-.-:...n 1 l. r ' : ] .'i l.uartcrmrstcr Cr6anizi:tion..r _ i e .. t [:rji-l' irr:. South:rn ..rrcc. .:..sprctiv: .r . T. .rnid e..: r.)' 19-.iy this s o i' ti::.

i.l nrlr:ii. 0Ll:tCcrr tion of p:jl...i to corlr:.rF.i'rrr.:.11-r.bnnd nis assistfl. 'iI?s tlcsi..to thi.:irs -Lh-' f 'lnl:6'r1']e:"'11 (1.rashcld by Colonol from (ttrca thc L'b Colonel) iir.1]:"i:i..i1 l.r'hilc this rositrol. .s of 1.!ic-.n:.:nrt<. Opcr:'tions CId...S ':'. i.iilri cl!1u th. l illi ir:rsli 11 ssttm{"d l'i-1u9' :' i:')li. Ol'. corbrl*dtd. Colonel trhincs *ssu-ned .tions i . r. J:i liu Iie'jli.ri.d loc'rtion of tho :nei:1r sub-inst::.ti on of cVUr il. verteC to.nte rc- e. cl.1nd an.Ch Z:l iip:. c):rt ''.vioe Colonel'...11."r.:1 &Ii f t-li r-ilrp irnpi"ov(-1d.i.r-iur:r.l._1.tions 0fficcr.il.cli-:..tionrll- ':)roJcr!:it-S Dtr-.oernlron. 'lr:r: ::.ni..milton 1-4tsrlilCc Opcrr. Aft.- wj:s cllnn1'.l .th': .ndonorlr Colo$el H:.''i:''i. it r.licvcd.::. . .r'ision sistonce Division.d.. procui.1.'.'li iiolio.'. their r€Cpectirrc d'ivisionsl On 26 August 1945r peri'.oiorr.j.:tfir qt'ricI:11' na. as vroll To rssist ns on.. rit. this nethod of o.r Di.. ic '-:':id -{.llil. '..nilton.sprr:r.rld{. for. O.r r..:: i .. :ros'bilirt!-'":':..l. -o1o.itii 1li... -q!Oij^lri.fficar Sulpl.r thl.t"l Lr.rr -1r..:.'rcorL.c.s r.bt.-rl :..d]-]:rroI)':. 1 tir.rg0c Ch*nor Sase Scction.. ri-rji'.'lr/t. t:xj-st- a Deputy Co::ui*nder. 1 rl l.-}89.li.j'o].."1i.:|: ':| .po'b iol: l.-: ctrs$3.'::ri.:..:r n thotouqh trir. fron nirir hc i-racl the Sub- en Cpcrr.-..JOCS.ndJ.:rr M r.is!-i.

i.: 'i: ) Cfiss If-IV-Fji Class III Totq I : .c. anc:l ouiio:..ocli 1.sc : ..th sr silai1 p.i:.Ll..ot T.*:illt:' in I f.i1't.rns conl.ftron:tlie. .. vls '.r..r'rtio:t ltritn ?-1Sg nt Lrl.i ri''r' si.i: lortr . local.gt 1i^r{..-.1 $'i.A r! \) _-wv f /4 Ir/ . 'Lo ltclc of rccol:Csr -io-.l j-1?: 'iis siqli : lo ':.. 0por: n .r .fl.-r. 5 t) Li.. l."thc nrmios xi. tiris 1 p ds.rsontfl6c of.r.Ession: lkact iaissicli rrn:li'!..:1ini.:.r. t:J Esr.) .cl'" 'l- of' sulrllj.ic CrP':citl' : {': 11 ol:l:t1 l] ^ c..ycy. J r. ir (11..: Hi r.r."ll.lc. orily Clnss Ii .ct:. l$"i..rith qhipncnts rcc*i'rcd . 1-11q9: :lus_ . a' rmCcr titc 72cl Gonerr.'c.ll1c ir:t. Depot.. t.rcd opr.iss:.6haildhd. s r'or jtorr. nqinly to.ilp.: .

l l r .rc: ' 6O J. : ' q o l .. . i * .CO0 (l:rckun for 'JS j'iiiitrry and 22::.. f :. i r. ' . : ' t . 7OrCCO rnil lOri-rOi.-. ) : ' i .r i " i n L t . i . l ' l r . i i r ' r . l-. Cr. n .1 r l. r ^ .s: -'1-.rs liq sc . . .. ' i ' ' . for G... ).'1.-.rs.15 days for 55O. . Lci:rs D...n.. o t l ( r . r r : . s..l?ot {i-lSC) .5 r S' r r f 3 .tr. r .? .. i . r r . .-f . . " .f : .:r-n for G i . ) : ' : ' ..C00 US liilitary 'r.rlrs fcr 'rls :iiirr.pacitY I opcn ! closcd SBogc| /'5758 1655?5 +gooo i '. (tsnclruP x!g:s-"-!:E gltv"iSquare Scct -.1 : Cl'rss:1 lr.o00 Poj'fs anc othcrs. C ) i5 :lr-rs f ' . .r:ren Dcpots ). ..r (:':.1.5 cirys lor 696.r.r ' l c l : r ' l . i . : .l .rj. i .i.*Tonpaf. ?O'iis and oth. .!1-j.JIs 1r.' ?O0'OO0 fCTrs and oth. l :D .e '. .i 1 rl.' ' : ' : : . : sl i . t C O ' i i .g5o tserr i . ) ft Local '.' i i .c1." 1 I ( . r U ' . . i ( ).

Ai:histirry of the over-all to thg instal].Cl:i. operati-onal functions of the unitr Surope.ri1qlqu"*ters rlncl thrce-folCl Coinpan. rious tines missions. uith . shorr-ld be at least . r q-lf-i9e nnd the Troop Cornmands coineiclcntal and '. A. Q-1?27 Q:1?3.Cil PIIRS lroperly lleadquerters executed. pieture and troop of the unit and j.ts relation controlled at va- r:hj-ch it cornrnands since octivation' Hq & Hg Co.$.lI L ilfiAi.Qfl Base . t 5tntb.y...nental of the Personnel $taff. Ifrtn QJdBase Depot.' .ations.an I. Q-183-Ce Q*185-Fr thesel 'l ]. A history of the operations of the Conti. ".l. personneJ. ...' . the history ot' the Pcrsonnel Branch of llr. Arny installations Depots Q-!.-tj.

tmclcr T/0 and E 1O-5tO-1.i'RIOLT lii'llT .r. rrsts cit. l.P.exBcrienced training center cadre frorn School. I-ryoning..j.rgust I9/r1. fn January l9/r/u2 the first "led pcrsortnc:l rcport for duty ...Tarrcn. and the Quarternaster of the nen had been hcld frorn other shipping ordcrs at one tine another r':rth thc eventual activation personnel of the unit.'llbaining Reginent riho h. Arn. of Occupatjorr) by"bhc: Thc'rtcr S. snd 11B enListed nen during the'greatly thc unit for its ning progran vbicb r.. or The Fort l. I .t.lrrr LglnL.TI0i'1 Oii' Thc 1)/6 Unit. [fe1]s.ers. r. 10 January l9/+t!r. the records As i. Fron thc vcry begin- ning.r }io 6.'as thc prirnary task of the Personnel this deficiency conplete."as assigned. 0fiiccr dircctly of the l'irst. and current Branch of ttre neophJrbe organization of aJJ 3it+ offieersr acbelerated brai- correct and to kcep up to date the records 2 r:arrant officors. of the QMBase Depot in rnind.r. AllD OVIRSE1S PFXPARA.rtcrs.(cxchrsiv. The officer headed b)'Colonel Ql.r Gt:nc:'nl Old.: of tlrr. Hcadquiirt.s lirrn1r.rvj-ec Cc:tt. of thc 54th QIt{Base Depot was conplote.on orders issued Gencral in i:Tashington.clrre nonths for in cadre groups and'in mcn. Division-lovel lrerrdqu". 5/'th Qii Base Dcpot.D..nr'rit.stined to rerqain unchanged for the bnlisted sone three nonths for thc o. at For"t ir'arren.'orec:. fron various holding pools at the ASF Dcpots and 0QMG.TIOII Jan-}. ficers and sorna t''. naJority sclcetod cadre (conprisins thc fu1] t/0 strcngth) groups .prncnt ovcrsens as o.thc third enlisted of tlr::cc. r'ras retj. a frorn the 0ffice of the Quartermaster personnel it Januar. so fer as bcing aec[rater It r.vatcci:'rithout prireon- nel pc. By the end of and. Hy'lIq Co.. this unit r:as dcstinccl for pronpt' shi.r Servicc ii'orccs.rd been Conunanding lfyouring.l. as 1? . Jl9/r|t the entire rith very feir exceptions. 0. personnel in this organiaation were appnoxinately is concerneda to two years behind.CfIVi..s so general-ly truc of botir oificer and enlisted holdirrg pools. ef thc Illitcd Stlti.'as to prepare irn:rnortu pipsion civsrseF. dated. Zon. dtrtcd 11 . najor contingents of enlisof these continrcnts reporting on 21 January L9la+n. Virginia.Thc cntirc i':es draun fron thrcc CarnpLee.

rgcant. pro- bicns of ors::rizing thc unit end assigning thc nr-r::oitncrl . o. c.: training for all ' .pnizntj.tcs First '.Licutcncrnts. (1) Ceptain as Pcrsonncl Offj-ecr.. and Rcyicr. I .n - . Clcrk.Q thc l{erport Ncus Port of Enhrkation jir-qy Scrvice Forces Depot (25Sti6 Februarlr vistted. 1 Scrgcent. respcctively.gncurrgntly idth lt9cks. Fcbnrary lg44) and uisite. ernphasis because ': con- opcraJionp.?hc r:rilitary ns that of tl:e ncriibers of thls pattern other. 2.tire trainl.jors.f Bapic Training ni. Coloricls.. one (1) Tcchnician Fourth Gradc as Gencral Clcrk. 3 l{astcr $ergcuts. Lt.g pcrsetlaol off"iee . 2 :.Dranqh tbq. 14 Tcchnieal Si. Sergcant as Pcrsornel a ni..cal T?aining.in a port. Thc oriqir:el TabL: oi. and paoticfl. Crradg as 0cncrgrl Clcrk and Clerk-Spist or Privatc:s l'iret Class.:as alloertcd Class.Lci.orporr.0r5.on providr-.ptAo" lglf During thc ccursc of thls traini-ng..C1-crk and onc Clerk-tlpigt) clivision uhich its folloncd took its thirtecn the sane scventeen wceks 3f ' Tech. nerribcrs of lhe unlt.n the firnctlonlng of ' :' t ' r.al traip.:r-nts1 ?.the Rlchnrorld rforsration l. $f. and in a Depot . 1 C.rpt:tins.rg..-p. rcp. rcccivi-ng the greatest denonstrations. 10 lrirst.ng Bcriod.lrdrr ir' thr. Colq:rcls.d tlr1l Llnit rritir 4. ini-ti:rl cl'. "" . tvo as. tr-:g (2) Tcchnical Serqgants as Civilian PcrsonncL i'l00 and i"lilitary n Personncl NCOrc'spectively.tr". 1 Firsb Sr.rc11 to r:ct in ll strff as dcpot eornl.ine nith the lattcr corrsi-stcd of classes. I !'la.t)'1. Ocncral Clerks and one Pfc ratings gave two (thc Depot Cor'unanderrsa11oc:rtion of th: Dj.l.r.r0fficcri one (1) Iviastcr. Grqde.Inrrrnt 0l'ficers.vision B..orting to the Dcpot Cor.'o:'th. qf tFc. 28 Tcchnicians Sifth 19 Privr.iccutive Chicf . 0f this nunbcr. tro (2) Technicirlns Fifth and thrce (3).Strrff Scrgconts. and li Privctcs. that tlrc innrediatc taslrs facing ihe Personncl Branch rcquLred forcc during affort on the partl of at1 nenbcrs or' thc officc 't the en- . 11 Cr. thc Pcrsonnel Br:nclr onc. fact confqalod This tgehnic.privatgs as Clcrk-Typis! to this . balf of the unehbers (1.0 Tcchnieions Fourth Gladc.nocr through tirc F..ooc Gcncral.rancJr of t]ac &cecutiv.

. 25 Jcnuarli.8?OTJSA ORffl'fTATIOii Al'D PRE-tr{VASIO\ fzutil'in. }9/+lo.ield otor:rof oq reguirenents and conditions. for for shipmcnt to an ovcrseas sta- proccssing overseas noveincnt had been conpleperiod.1 5/*th a}{ Base Depott duty in the Quarter- proceeded imraediatelJ'to Taunton.During' thr. ln which various nenbers of thc forse '.as that the Branch bcgan its i-rrtcnslve sel8-training prograro. so that the unit noved by tcd 3. tj.. England.rcr.Apr-July Lglr4. fiict 'i'^tti-.rL1 traininc h.t pcrsonnel Iiilr.. for rnaster Section of General Depot G-50. before Hq & the 52nd and 53rd O400 hours on 6 Hq Co.rc and thc Quortoi'rnastb:: School. *t of thc icrsonncl thr.lnt:rrt.ckprior on 2/.fic:rtio. The Persorrnei Sranch operated as a unj. movc. Sorncisct..s€ctions of the Depo! vith the prinary so that oU5ective of learnlng set'rrp the inside f. and all 3nd passcs as esch individual notj.aas ablc had rcturncd to Eet" sf:cc'duci-up course frorn such leaves. By 15 ilnrch r:iricir r':rn fron i'urloughs.1 Basc Depot (together Qlii Base Dcpots) entered upon foreign witir its scrvlcc sis+.-d thrit of rrctivatioi't anrl prt par:rtj.:h thc mcmtrcrs s'Lrr-r1rrduc to and also overhaul. Hq & Hq Co.ol.cr units.cord p]:r:parrltion. BriLnch riorkcd J-ong hours aud undcr a constant to thc fuIl training progran ihcy '.. lcss than oRC:r.rioug^other.. ai approxino. .as lr.on for ovr:rgr. Virginla.s an additionel rrj-l task during thc traj.ning ]. I91L.cx*ctiug t6 carry job of r(. 30 iiarch L9!r4t havlng bocrded ship thc night f I . Ilnglend.d j-n thc personncl '.9/:4.and eonpLctcd such ninor dctails as rcnaincd officc shile at Canp tc be finisheC. PracticcJ-Ly the entirc I'icv "lcrsey. nainic'nancc.a'd bcc:t: complet<. to boarding the unconvoyed HelS Ilieurctanla. rhen thc unit operatioxg Tg . Hcre it i.-rcre subjcctcd out thc. Ci:np Lcc. unit rllls to by thc Dcpot Comnandcr that proeccd ir.riod ras irc(ronplishi:d. nlrir.tely bcforc.c Upon arrival in England on I April PERIOD .t thc.rc. r 51th Q1.-\ 'ldt'' offj-cialI944t .licdi:rtc1y to CampKi}ner.?etrertfarnedtt out to the rm. !'tt2tys]n bound for Livcrpooi.ccived ' 0n 20 l'larch I9U.: r.on.:rt. p".

ous installations'in ET0IISAerhich of lngland.hc unit again rnovod intact... Translent '/ Errglcnd.cncod Pcrsomcl arisc.:. Fabcrrnan in thls sprcad out anong othcr Sranchcs of thc depoto . tp :. r'rhcrc a vell-desorvcd Ca. and to the loading rrh'rrdstr at Plygrouth. M/SSI Jolly hcadquarters. one-t'reck rest this time to Huybonr' I*rncashlrc.'. fron'the Chicf Quartermaster .' This proposai Pc'reorureL'Braneh to the status 'of a'Division with a Lt Colonel' ana.wheretheInvasionr.. of ttre UK (or more speciflcally since ihc liorthcrn establishnent rlas being closed dorrn ln short Ttrcpo1icysetfortrrinGcncra1Dcpot.rp lprr bcforc: the uhit vice at.outfi.:l' .. On 1 !ia1i. .the oihor.t. Qin n "" ' ' .rrtheri....a C:pta'in rcsponsiblc lio change was contenplated ln thc enlisted nel Dlvis{on .lrc Contincnt tftere... England.:. ' of Falnouth. and cxperj.. order). :|94trt f..as forthewring ln British up by virtue at tfrat tine bccane thorougbly spltt of dctached ser.oeated tq the person: 0n'16 Jr:ne"194/rr. '. persohndl aLl.zhj-ch office'in thc unlt Accordinglyt only .uou]d-be no'ncod for guosst'rork ln thc propc:r allocation scctiorts and divisj-ous of thc Depot.nGeneral Depot O-it/+t rvhen thc L'crsonnel Brcnch nas t''farrned. but left offlee .eccordlng to'ttrls plan. Staff night in. ' and Tec {. podecl'cihange the ta$te fab]g-qf.the ehtirc of tlq & Hq co. ? CoLorrel fiiells subnnitted the 5/rt[ ETOUSA change in T/o & E rc. .pot Ccnrnnndergould have a uidcly upon rhich to rely vtlrscd.llcadquarters I'fcstcrn Baso Scctionl tb Saint Agnes lruckhead. 0n 16 lfiay Lgtr/*t i.thc valent ''.forrin raised'the of Operatioris.'any persorurel probS-crasr.ieeduas6eingroaaea.antIJunelglrh). outrt agoin to GeneraL Depot G-l4i noith to. Eng1en4(duriagivlay. -O tras thc equllreLand vari. and so that of pcrsopncl ffiong ttrc varibus the Du.n. Devbn . tli .in thc orgariidation. structure directly: to tbe Depot Con&ander.n response to requirements of the E\rropean Thcatcr Depotts proposals.:5ZO-I.r"ro - the Pcrsonncl Brench sct up its lst Lt llalperin.G-5orrascarried.

iiyg:..n on 2 Au.c (l-)'i':.. Ccntir--rcrt in iur-onc.J.. i . t ..r c"... . j....r 1:1.i :olv:.r::.i. .:ci:n._LV:.r' .ss c.t.':-:. v ) t ' i ->iiL?: ai: " ..-. liq..'.:: l-2 J-.-'i. l-gl+3r i:..:.:i: .l.v ii..:Uci.ii-::l::-ci ':: -iol':'i: [irr.i":.' 1 . SL:"io.:.i:1.J::if "ldr Jr-. j65. l- i.r.-c Ccn.r.r]:.Jry 19i+i..rrlC -Li-tc a11ccl:-L:-c':.1.si. : ^ i Lfi-flizr.-:' i. p..1-1.:.rt .t:i. Lt es one(1) a-s f Coio::.i-. r':: i. .... lQi.ish Aa.:..:llJ-ul:ii . '-l'r'if v iloi.11 Lr.rn .r':ior.'r:ist i-ij... ..'onn:1 liith Cl.. f 't.n.nii C:'clr incl S.cr.l-. ..cCLr:'.-.i '3ne (l ) Lias'..i-t..l:.rs:cl'r .lor'. r.::c cnc l!.rari-cl rl'. .:.j ccrssi.:!.' Jr:l-..r. ' . 1.roi 2t . : t r i l c t : 1 ' : t .1-rr -f'rrloirnil .^clls-_. z. o:c .l ti...l-1.:i -.? ' .Clc..c '.'s: cu..sonnclto those ...-:'1.-c br:nchcs pc:.ni] itr-r?-r thrce i.:ric. ncr':.'i. .l.^.s GJi]. clol:-ouT !B.('r -'ci j: i-tq Co.' i li.::. Lii'isi.tion III .'.l. .r: Cj:.. : s l.n Ci-.i-i :-.:.l. I F..7'!t '.'. .:.' 1 .C -o.s.n Itttt"incir.-r'car..'-^il'i.hl.d 't. cF U?:\11 .'i...)l-l -is i.r:1.: .^.-::rll. P-':.on I:.Q t \:'..F..:r L ' .1:: i'oilr:. .'(J!r. .ltc Ic-52)-1. sl.: 191ii ...:nen{.:: . t .-L'. Tiri:.-c tir::.D ol.lOBISiti '1'l.i-rl..r'i.-riai. .. .C':cr'-: i-ttis '1..'r. gi j''i 5l:l'r.r Cn j1 ri..r'_ n..- i.r.lrving:.rlEl .J-.-.-rn trooi: III ir':.'rc (2) :. ..l..-.. Ci:i'k ancl u1l-crl:-T. T ..ic:ler ".."ri-1.:ln-:.usi ltl1.:rrlistcd :l"r'.!'- r. .c. ic: il.1-r.. -.:Licnn.-'j.ril:-r-n tl'r.?Diloli C.^:nt-i..'.aa bl..:r.1i O...: C1r.. raonihs on thc fr:c. .^'l: 't Ii]" i-.' l.rr::. ' : ' .-ri.t -ti ': .-L-..inul.-L.r:l.x41 POli . :..:e Fj.1.f-cu'uc 'Lo Souih' Stctmship rr-.s F'jr.r.'C.'cs'.J'iO.:'r. ir'.-:r:.l l .'i-?.-i".rc orrr-'-t'iiz:rii on ol ci-. 3r':dc l._t''iCifi Cl riT.'-6.' I1 ' r".r:i bo.i::: . Bril...cLi S':i:1:Lnl (1) :.c::..i-su..i.ir..-..'1-:.c.l .-il. . r 'ii.l':u.:1.: 8..::lI (1) on3 T:ci::l-!-ci:. l'r '1..r''i o'i:icllol--.'li:r .-. ' .-.': t::.. (c1.r":.:ri' S:r5c:ini .j-n Su..:sc Or:. ..:'l. .:z'sc:::-.. ..i.:iq ih. b:r s+-.ri.DttFS .jo:: problcml of fur.liot1 r-.'o I {.i:1 EI-r-Cii -/.it: ' .l'.::]^. : 11 t'rlrus.ii.l-o-. ^ .t j:o .. ii.- !. n:..'. :1cr l-s iol. i .i. .i..r.it.r1 l-ri-l'isicn .rk.:'... :-.

emplo. reassigned EnlisBraach were '.impossible to deterrnine employnent in depot operations ooncer- ft number of P0llts available and there uas no source of infornation to be used as a basj.brenches.th of one upon cor. arrival personnel iiere released v.i the diof the 5l.osration requlred. a'.assigned to that -. admjlistration aad.. assisted ln the planning and cornpletion of eamp construction.ever.a:'y and !01'l Branches. were greatly increased Prisoners in numbers Q. The systern of administratlve nachi:rery and record keeping eStain prisoner poprr'tation.verage datly sas . slOtm of j-ntervie@ nas established and th""" iThile thj-s vas still 5n progressl Geman-speaking members of tbe prisoners the fil-es and recording in- Fereonnel Divisi-on uere erployed in interogating f.:as nct well.:as rendered inactive.ered to hig.ernporarily to the l. Branch r. and the Division Director. charged vith for housing 5r55O Prisoners of liar. Base lepot. ?bus.iili- rI PRoBlEnt A neq stocliade was under consiruction The QI'!Group and Batialion stockad-e r:ere sithout of a stoekade.rith the exception hov. the b. Tbe and accurate blished was inadeeuate because of tire Breat in"".' the of nelz contingents of pri soners from the lrrorit" s-gur0J For opez'ational purposes the Civilian t. supervision of the - previous ex.Derience ln handling P0ltrts and the management.s for reports ning POlits to be rend. the arrival Ql.lmeneementof operatj-ons.suited vision to the personnel sj-tuation Shortly after confi:ontin.ase proeedure for interviewing and classifying POrits uas ineffici-ent. alL civilia:a of 'rar. r. by official dlreetives for of tbe r:nits charged vrltlb 22 .ree. it ior data conceming then nas not available. spFrrTrCIf the PCtr Branch of tbe Division.her headquartors.ed'personnel.

adninistration all prisoners

of the canr..

From the data gathered,

rosters

verc prepared of iLLL;*,y oee,l-

in the camp, and POlTts l..'crc clirssi'i.cd Cc*'t f-0 o 'rcf:lotti.c1 'l.c;r

'--ecopdj-rr1'Lo

i,','tio:1":.1 s2ccirrU.'b'-.

cr(. 01-.:.:.nizcd i to con;.:ir:ics ;rnd 21ir..-'or' lc..d ls :1 -' :."rilj.'U7; ,-rrci

tootrs r-r;rcl:rr t'r;. eu1tlr'risi.on rulcs

l'O,'l s ehor;,

.'-l^,cl uI:rLiOn..: '..crc itror,tul.;ri.::C fir ]'i. ip.r,6Jr.1gf irr Ca.'-tt:r t.:sLr'..Lio,:. ::ci o' r'.it P0

Co-:cl.rcvO' sicl. cir112 ness, ;:r.'d of cr '::rt', icrril:c': r- s.'t':j'i,ril Lo t'l;. cir:r a :iaily o r)r.'. -ic,r '.,:c i; 7'; o?1, i;o L'lc -'o;' erci-

::;t'ccfs i'rcirr

:LIl c lar.-:

cirrt-,)-.o-s 1=r'('".ir ' ::lc cli''nogil,ioJs

- crson:rcl

---.r'is:i-onintiic,':.tirj1 on(:r: tiotrs,

,'C rs not ;-v..ilo.t:Ie

clc)';'i:.ir1, -in dcnoi

,'. ..rl." ilu-!'l.a oj. i0

f s utilizcr. ,'0

t:i' -ihc vc.r!ou: nc"sonnel iire i

n

lisiou,:

o,' L.re dc,rot,

:-r.n:thr-: '.ot.:l ;;trcn"tlr

o'tlri-:

aer:ountei.,'oI'. Ci'f-

-.i'rJn-;:'snrs

.Lo :;u]:rii; cr?e l,-.i,ij.c ihe i'

cor)ics oi- blti': r. por-L to 'or

i: D fu.ror

j-cc oi ttx: Jcpot e.nr: tc atttrclrcd to -b.i:c i/.th oi

C:'oup rcspon+i1.:Ie ia or!;..;'-'io

rr.c1:rii:istra-Lion or' units il,ic.:;ti-a," er.plo;r-

{-li iii.rc Jeroi, Cr rs'.'or

pro'.ridc in'on,'ation o.'ttrose

"ltc;r.v:.il.il>ilil;;. ed :-r, 'Lhc: clc :ot.

errploy:: nL i:.i':t.i',hc utiiitl.rtion

'ror.':i;:e c:(ir:-'j.c:tcc '-il:

.,qai.:'.criii.

t;'re a.cco1i'::Li.,lt''r::r'f o' i:-rtiic;.'bin' j"r' Cetr;if

l,lri:. tar.Jrr lnfor.'iation i,,r:-' ;roceiLr-res cI1i'-r,d b;' :"cquest, ir tlc to

co:li?il-cci sl-,.r ln ,!0i' ':r.).lj'. rir,'ben, I'iris

olc,','rrd. ii-ic tioii

,5Oj' 1:1s i,'or'''o.rr:cd. ;.o ,.d.vi:ncc , Con -l, '!t"l:o:r,,

,i.ction,

Cor: ',

-r'ovost

'arsirtrl

.'or usc i:r c"he': unit:

::::r.iniitl::.-

of the POt canDs. 'r

P&gg-rrEu
The 5/'th Ql.{Base Depot r.ras designated as the administrative for two Qlt Groups and for several Q$ Battalions tine and their headquarters

III

attaehed conpanieg

and detachnents.

Because of the short information

Depot q-I72 bad been established, coneerr.ljJlg the identityr locationt

compl€te and accurate strength and nission

vas lacking

qf attaehed units.

tr'igures reflecting

the p€rsotlo€3- en.-

pl,oyed i.n each division

and branch of the d,epot and the personnel not anail

rrhlr: fot'llrttt'nssiflt-'rint tlic : , l . r o . . r c:,r c t s f rnti

v r . r F ' .n o b i , b t : r i n A . b l . r , r . i \ s r \ r t s l l l . t .

of

1 1 1 ' ,l r t r s r , n r i t io 1 '

f i , - ; u r ( : s , . i t . l , t i . r si ; ' i p o s s i b l r . of divi sions rnd brnnchos, of

t'ttr th;,'i)ctpot..corqrl.rnC(;r .ri:l,l t o r n . . l c oi n i c ; l l . i ; : , . : n t or to dcci.sione frrtur4l of' cx-

:lir.rctcrsr

a l " i t l .c i r i . : f s

conccrni.ng thc nost le,bor rceuiro:rer1ts. e,ttached u,nitg rnii trc:nc I'/ di if icult .

effioicnt

utiliaebion

ptrsouncll

anticipate

in thc; abs.rncc of thc ygl1clr:rin; of

such l)crsorrlr..el cln'i:a, ndninistration to lriS;h,-:r hon'd'lunrtcrs'yx'rs radc

ropgrts

SOInIT IOi'l . l'ron inforr:rotion gaincd frorn dcpot divicion r.l1d Stren;th lcport" directo:"s and br:.nch chiofs.r..a att-

.'rD^.ily'Ltisnosition r.ohod units" retlincd

was d.cvisccl for

supnission by all

4

Section 'I of thc rc;port coiitainc'i' a breal:dorm o.f n1l pcrsonnol. ovorhct.d, in hoepital, strtus' on DS, en;gr.gcdin indepe4cicnt opcretions, S.:ction II consistcd of r breakdown . Scotion

as unii

or in Someothcr non-dper,ltionaL of all fff depot gct.ivitics

as carrie:rl or by depot divisions unit strcn;';h, with

and brnnchcs.:

was used to indicatc

assi6ned anC attaohcC stren6th

shom: sep.rratcly.

Thcse report with

forns.\roro

rcproCuccd by rninrrcogr:.ph end .listrito subrrit them drily to.the_ Q\{ vrcrc rei jurisQ.ic-

buted to;'111 :ittLchod units Battalicn quired.to tion to rdich

instructions

they wero s.tto.shcd. r;port c.rch unlt

From this for

data,r Q1{ Battalions tpdqr,the

preparc e consolidrted listing

,6

alL pcrsonncl

of thc tlattsli.on,

separatcly

nnd striLing 6f ell

consoLidqto.d, then

totqls.

Tho ?}{ Group ctr.rrgod with

".dninistration

atts,chcd units,

co:npletcd a consolid.atod roFort

roflcctin,:

tirc st^,tus of nl1 pcrsonneL'nttachod. r*ncl grouir. subnlttcd This

to tho 54th Qit Easo Dcpot by co;epe,uy, cctacirr':rcnt, bsrttalion, : consoLj.date<Lrcport v,as accornp.r.nicd. th.. sr:pnrntc rcpor.ts by
.t:.:

by oaoh

Bo.ttalion qnd :massubnittcd to thc personncL Division
From person:rcl. data thus obtained, :: adrrieo to the: dcpot eomnander, division {tr'
',1.

dnily,
to rondcr asiistanci itla

it

:..: wrrs possiblc

diroctors,

nnd brsnch

chiefs

concerni,ng

in ,;.posslblo fuiprovemcnts the ulilization

an,3disposition'of
DA O.zE

pE"uoooui.''ih"

''"'

:'.'l'crt

iv.'\s us(rfrrl

i 1 . l r l . - . t u r " ; l i i r i r r 1 " t l - , , . . 1 1 . ) ( 1 , : G s . i 1 ;l r r . to lvhich rc,1i'':f

,t t r . ) L _ l - s o 1 1 n ( _..,:.1..D l n c ( n q r l n t ln n . j , i n i 1 r f l r i ; , 1 r _ r p c tr . r a s n l - f o o r{ni.b ':rlplovo(I. Lr.f thc co*puting:nrvrr.pcrtS r

.iiscrvrrjr: t,d lt)'thi:

f tltrr'irxt,lttt l.ossr

\rneh i)D(rr.rt,ivi. ,liviqj-on fronr.nttnclr,r,:;nt, ri:port of cach

tht'otti:h

ili'iro;' horrys of Figurcs

Thc filtrrirs

i;1 incd

frotir thc contrrilin postcd

r/vcro Rlso

qso,-l in

protlrrct j-on nnc,l in fr.rrr.thtr loper"t'wcro

: p.,r-son;lcr1 chnrts, rirlily, for,rcarly

c i i e . q r r r ns . n q C r.if,r!.irnce,

o n - 1 -! : : r r [ i c r j . . .

blnckb'oerd . to of tho, subnit,

eontqinirll;

t\i.'' sanc br';nlqdol'nns rls thosc for n.l,linistration indiaating nnp of of tho of t[r:

shoun oD tl.rr..rcport. atte.circd *up uni.ts vJas ritquir!3ci encl mission up in thc

f-i{ Grllup rospor:.siblc' pci'iolCically, trnit.

infcrmction rt ler;c scalc

ooo"ainrtcs vtes.sct

':rr'ch c'ttnch.:d

clcpot {Ica

Pcrscnncl t):rnics

ljivlsion.nncl

thc. location

cr.ch elt iinttalion of a ccrtnig

tnci.its codor.

qttaohcd.con_ Tho {r.ro.a :in; truglchoacls,

nrrc trrotr\cirm,1nts lvas inc'l iclt.;cJ stlpply ectiyitJ.os

b1r gins

rvhich cqprrt

$rcro carriocr

o:r qricl al,1 rnilhr:ads,

dwnps and othc'r subordinatu dcpot ii:stallations of rll

r',rc.rc mnrkccl on.urc nnp .nnd _s list

attachcd grg'uiartt'lonE:, arranEcc ,rscord.in:': to comnnndchanncrs, l1rrspla-

cad'at thr-.,top of thq mo'p.board. 'This proccdurc lvlls succossful in maints.ining,
the closc.'contcat nL'.eqssnry f.or,ndrninistrntivo control.

r'

r1 Statistionl

$cctipn -,'r,s crcatccl unclcr. thc, hlilitary.Branch

of .thc lcrson-

ncl 'Divi'sion''to'hanclLo thc chcokin'6 of Disposition

snd StrcnEth.Reporls for.

Rcourrdayqncl conDrctcness, t'c consoli.d,atc pcrsorucL f,,igurcs oncl incorpora.to thenr into 'rcportsr"nnc
play.bgnrd s ,
Tl7

to nqintnin

pcrsonnc.l oharts,

di'rgroms, mllps s.nd.dis-

FR.OBLE],I 1{o slretcm wns nor amongvarious clcpot opcreti'ons. with thc dsrsnd
on thc psrt

A mogns of coordinatlng l'rr.s laoking, "oplu".r*"o*u.

of working Ferson': i_.. tho lp.bor supply and'no agcncy'had A nociwns indi-

of clcpot divisions

boon ostab}ishec as a: oloaring housc for labor

. r1.nr:ncccssary to rcpl''cc :vrihblc fron orr. unit rlircctirros rclating (Unit . .ccr:rcnts.tor" crr'..:ittrchcd Urritstr ttDcpot Di-risions anc.L. r i r a .. r i 1 r r s c t o f c .vr.J of ti.ras set work."i't:. This thc purposc of sc3rc.rblc for iqrno use nnd thc ac_ tuaL e.tions ncrsonncl r. ) ( : l ' If ) .lryr_(tl . sn ..'.1 qlra.t1r .. in v-rrious positions. l c i > t r : r i i s s i .NLInits L-ct. undcr cr.poi. .r pot division nature r.r^. i n t ' r i n .ttL lit^. for t-:rch nttnchcr. L o o 1 ' r c . r : l : .ence r.nch.e{ich dorocords werc of q sirntl'. 3.'\nC b1/'l. r d s r ' r r . I ' Y Ltt occ\lp1 Ljo:1'' 1 sn..{'ic-tions .^rJrcplrc.':." rt h i c infr:r'nrc'' rcl f or .rpLoym.r1 I rtll'j.ndlng Ufficer unit in ordcr the Personncl upon thc arrival of ilrc to rnqke orrsngo- 26 .s rrided into Control Scction" qnd it. r'r section of th.:'r- ]istcri tion I r o ! .i:ir:s .!... filc rr..lloynic)n't... 1 ..st.l D o t .r.eo l v ..:"tin3 titlcd thc involvcci in tiris section of thc filcs-m. ..rtttj.r s o r i n .nd circotivcs indiviCu^.1 l-or ^ c\)Ilt..r'\t.bl. r n . t ' .ch officer Thcso cards r. 1l.nd other rttgcheC for adrninistrnticn Division rnd cnlisicC rccorCs ldere lccpt curr:nt by rcquirinG thc in thc cs.soctions.cliol to thi' d' jpOt rr. In this of nll Dnrllcrr r. i n .vas ciiiu 6r*nchcstr.1 f iIc c n 1i s t e d sj. 4h vqs possiblc rnd ounlific-tions r11 pcrsonncl vrorkin.islrcil wi bh rn inclividulll c'lch cfficur':nrl oth.r r..tccorclin3 to rlivisions to dctir:rninc thc icicntity " r n r lb r . o n c p c..1 i.rxDrrriilnc() w'l i.-. l rrt. i t s i : .ch dr.nc accurrtc drpot kept of thc qunl"ific. rL. ri. Thus it n : l .tion scl..rtrf"':.r '.] .s plnccd n11 eorrcspondcncc rrd pcrsonncl to work in thi.l. nutib.tr1oe-..il.n . an. ci-.tor filo rcit]-r..r t t ' .)r. of ijrr. to rssiiuncnt Conios of corrcspond.i .t rssi strnca Division fiir:s thc in pcrsonncl provld the l_oc-. .1. r l : r t r l .' Lh t i l l n r ) ' : : r . J d i n . Il^.se of ncw units to rcport to Cornnr.' l r . i.-f .r r'cport ti:i.'. 11{.l in it ttnit $ns mintrincci u2olrr filc) wc.. i cl of'rI1 r.:r s str.r nnd br^. -c f ^..nt of e.-'tolli.r. iivisi rlhcn it infor:ra.'l in thc and br'.r('r .bi1i.rrrn.in rndivilu.nch.1r.r'scction ccpot.1-I. I \ r l i D : [ o y u ( b i ' t h . Persorncl thc rccords ttPcrsonncl r..l conplcti: fllc minteincd foi..crtl1r t r .'ro sub.cctinil -rsilc for bccr.Ccpot.c(r of ():r.... . n c h e s o f t h c of of thc fil. .i. i i ' . i 1 r 1 i .:.::d.-1.)C.

idrus.r:rc''l . .of r.iful..1 cn.] .n.it bh': i:robl Ju of tot ti:r: confidr:n*. :.i i)c::l..tst:iorl. .l.:i:i i nci red. r .l_ i.. . i-i}' cooi'r iili:'i.:fitf:l O.:r.ticn L. -: -l 27 .r'.'rr. b i.ir'0t)l:.' i.i . 1 ..?(r r-.'11{ii]l lii Du-ri. .?l"l-l!l:rilll.1 '' ''. ' r .rrr..t:y i-ltcl Lhr-..-11ium..L vr:r.if of or:ip.cl Or b:/ r"r:-.1..':lltcil c...tlil l. .ry persoitncl arnoBg:thei-:':: l inst:'l-l-:.}Lcr. orfsn:Lsing..u:r. l'rrcinn ." i)-' i..lsfic.i-lit.'rhich'. r : t :ri:il_.. : ..:a. f .:'n.. i : 1 ' t .ri-'!'iorl( ov:... ' _ t .ii. : . . _ i r ) i. .oo sr:r'irrus si::.i'l V-li DiY . l. ...:'t .. Liri: ti .. Eranci: arrlvecl l'.:.jtC niSliOn oii-i-c. .h-crrc i.li5r i. .o1 rostalts crf r.'r: :'nil.it. i l .{:nC:f in iV .. c i i t .n --r'l:1.-i 'rl:: rniilt.cci. r : 1 1 . lj:ij-scli :^.1.lr: F:.f-i..rci.j i. operei. .c::nt'. ' i . . 11 .-asf.al'-.-. r l ii.r.:i tiri-s prricrd.t. ' .lf t. .17 niVillin Q-l-8i-8. ' .rurn of tl:e language cotrld clelal' becot:lu intc::i:st..]l'ir"ision Lh. r g r : . -.i 1945.rrr ':l' : S'oitt."isii:.r:ii'encl various tn Antrcrp bn V-E Day'in "' fij:.aif difficulty i.'pr 1?L5 Sof.. l ..ir.. ri. i .rroi.l thc rninir. t: t L il . lrith -rr]:o i''ould also . i l { ) l .i:1 cnou.ht: cornmunity (Eng1is..i:l. r.l t. . .1'".rsh 1.r . : . thc al]oc--.nch).lr. .': .l { t f l . -r\-.a r. 'nrl nnr. : r : ( i l ..r1.'.lji{P. i ( . '\ ing b)tc pr. i l t n r l r ' .. ' .j-cn :. r . . lrhcn bhis shoi''t-hancled.rn'!1i".. wj cnl-:Ls'bcd ncn Lri'-i. : .f g:g11giCi.una.-. .L i' ..1.'. both the at Dupp'b To ::..rl' ' : . t t l C o t r L r ' . ' . 'i.n+.P$i. .. : :::. : ..: h r j t r .ri .: itnci onc eiviii-an i)coplc sufficicntly r-r-''r '' *rmi a{ ''.Feb-.rli$ j. . t. : (InciudV .:' l j-r:..-:--r ' .:cl :lt a defrnite SCi: bCfOi"e it--tVO short- (-.h i]-r.-. t - t:r:: -:cl C. .i iiti. . .. ..0ot:tr.r1.nis officc rr*" thot of db-' :..lti-ons antl d:--visi-ons oil btrc clcipot.iirt:. lr. . . .:r'ou. . : . r ti .s of . St. . ..onnel.ion. bl.t-.'ltnSin riris situa-t.cr'i.Lcn tll. . s{.. ( ..ccl in r. i .. ' .]r. 1 .:' j)ttobicn ". . .l Fcrisol-.111'r r''i f -i'r..Piq:il0l Cir aj:. i .o.! in :rrJe sccuring cl-c::l. : .:lc enough to t.i. 1 .". . .'r. ..t.irrce -. .-l L:c'ii-ct. r r ( .r.r Oct 191+5 I\l .i-o:r ."n3u..1' !:i .in.ij-l s. .. 11 .:1.'! Llc.l'or]c-ng perOIt demand.: tro-L elisy to e ircrrdi-cr:p. .}kr. tlrl t:.Iork involvcd..lpIo..Pcrsonnol.:.Sordrgl prOh-l.i:f.t i t.r1.'ji(.1r:...Ejr ia -i.r's r'. 1 L c u i .:rcor!er iil.. ...r?. . i'o:"r.. gc+' by 1n bol. i-rf -i.r.crc hl-rec1.i-:r-i !:::Cn OI. b.tcly. tii..lin'i.bo firnr. onc ciTili -r'or'hencl]ing IrOnS. .. .l ..Lr . . j.in. .:j-l'ilian }. Ul.iii".rrini. l. r l r .-h.IODO. 1 j . . i . SiZt.nd trrc.:::. r i r .sitr.ge.ypc.v ! : v v r v v : . r .i-r'e stdf s:LCCOf iX j.. 1t'as noi cic -Lh:) ilccc$sr.n at l. : '.

:nt of unii.'. .r'. ily f.t thc vith coilrnnnct. ! . i cl cricn-'l-. ] .l.. nouncipC thc th. .llollo.siS liltc fr. . s c i : .ni' pha s: s of c:lplo.}r f. I'ranqc.r r . i .J by e-1S9-J couplcc with tiirsc quostiqns ir:t:vitiblc of rcndjustnont Thcrrtcrs of OpcrnDrnnch of porsonnol flnot16 r. ' i . 1 t 5 s f 1 ' .. Pcrsonncl ijr.d. ' l . 1 l ...'. t .i'r'cs thc drily cnch instrllntion e.r Orir.irs s c t ' .l " 1 c c l t j r n tc r:ii1it"r.t..:f t]rat the ls. wcrl< of tjr.rt.in accorchncc rcguhtions pro.. in c.r thr bc.onncl throu':]rrut Tir. ) 1 ' .yinl" c:i. .s thc .f.f thc h.xistonce "l.s ts.tc.1'. ' 1 r-'1rt thl . .s of b.nch in its c'uri:ri..1 t i . ' r r r 1 t 11 r j : i S .-f L:-l:1i. ' j a r r l : i t L ..icr e. t:incd position b. r s t-torlf ilr ' s .iyr. 1 r i l L . of . . p1 c:lis{.C.ns coi:tro11c. in t:rms thc vrrior:. r b 1 . wr. t . .s nrinsitcjcilrlllr cf rlcvisccj Civilian Disof cffici. : :l 1 p r l l : o t l r i .ng rnrdc rt r.bhc 28 . .r ' . ' r . off. t .ncl rcrieploFrcnt thnt timo by th.n l\ncricrn ct'cr-bhis nh:-sc of opcrr.t.rlrl. .uconr-nenr1 opcrl- Thus. this ' t :: vrhcn Chg163 Bnse Sccticn tock ovcr.5 w:. r h ' r . ) I ' r .r. thr sulTl:'. .:..}ri-c .t thc --- rl:i :'1 :. Ir c nc1 1rof thc civilian D thc nr.i .. r : i1 .rur 192. 'Lh.n up b-r tho control of thc c'lcrct..tions Of ccursc.1r. r S t : . i ' l ."|'4i1 411 l. ticns:t tiln fcrn :f' Drily nart Luty -lssiirl . by thc dlpot that vrrere dnvlt: frcn such ls of thc Port of Q-i"Bs in Lillc..'li.ctrt Lct'b.. in ecldi- to thc civilirns hircC r-ri. 1ltr. r l i t.l'f rrL ''r.'h-rth.ftcr thnt.. r . I ..:1i.vi1ir:r brr r:crsorrncl rrcfc htldlu. r -o rl.(ronn. pcint r'. ma. l r ) r .'p.. 1 .r'solnol thc orac:'s in th: thc.tiotrs wl-.llocl- cJ'r.r "ir:in .:rdninistcrccl othcr .s to rctivc o July antl to thc Zcnc of Intorior.c1. ' i r ' .-ert cv.c.rs with :. S.jrln f . probl:n pr:o1 of Dutch civil-ie. :-Jircrvisot'ir. .iul'u']9. ' l ^1 f i i . . si ' : i . nl.:'' r'r":'' vrerc fu1ly rcadjustec . AI1 at thst. c .s tyics tion -nc shssific. i .i bi.i ' o ' .: f G t . : . .ry.l' ^ 1 : 1 t ' .ticri i l . oiiicc srlpnrrt' unC.'nit'.c ScLt.rd. probLo".:r thc jrrrisdiction Pc:'so:inc:1lrenoh tnrl op:rstocl vrho hed n.-. iL .11 r siturtion of civllialr t. ..rr.rv i 1s thl br. ..ioa .r.-lJg.... i b.r1ol'r tcol: ccrlcctiorLs hqd trsk ^ . l ' .5'. thc porsonnel (with all problcns units tinc.borors uscd."c l-189 of th.' s .rity. nnc thc scparntcl.nJ.jr. Co:'rn1. 1nd r. idjutnnt) 1cvcL of its hnndlc.ln his ho:rc.:ocls.. r 7s i : : . of readjustmr:nt r.i-r.atin'bRi:rcd in Slulsl.)r 12 situ^.r. I ' : r f i ' " i .. tr ' : ' : i i i .ilit:r!'Jt jlcL'-.{ntwcrp. . th.'lclquartcrs l-lort ''':irich d:rcctly Coritrcl unl':cr thu cor:'broL of . bi. . ' ' bci. : : . final dccisions Lrntil 19.nitsr tions nnd rcCcployn.ill.15. t ..18. j .blcm.ts conccrnrid ?rith tcehnicr.nnlo'gccs...l:c. l . ' il.in_t cf th- r.-rn acof cliirtine- conllishctl P. ' ..

.r'ii-'ni.tl:l{. it ney b.r oi:lice coc'rilj-:1rri-. Thcater Ceriillcete I9+).-rlIj i.ri::.: Pcr"sonnel. Frb.r'lrl irnrol-vcr..:rrijrrll"t-:ti.d tht'c S/Sg+-. r. |'r..1 'il..cic:" tire --oliJl'. by direct thn. Da.i'.:itil cl i:'ic1.-. lis a rc:su. Lanclcn '.l< cc'rrnrnission of l. 29 .-r)::ne l:c ci' 'j-tLN :"r.th i"Ls hig}rcr '.l nr.'.1(.rii. Ir: tl:::'.'i.:..lo)lt::rt'b...l..cr...:e Dcr:ci..s nt:1)r il':'... J :l. lliirlij of '.:C cluril-lg tl-. iru'L.. 2d . r)irlr't.t.l--i.r1.. .::.i: s:li:i. eri=ct.uiiusi I%5.- i c:'..' oi th'.ntrhr . Ll:rit Plaque'in. -. -i:.lrc ful-ics'L l:r.r:r:h opi-..l:ori.ry1.u c r o D e r L > 4 > .Dir..r .t P'fc !'dac.t :.c rcadjustnent redei)l-clynnent tc. 1)i.:r'ns.f pr.Lress .:.-\-' ' \iL)1.r . .-l-r-:r ..1:ri incl'r.-LD).: .1.Ct.:. il:.lt..r'.rnrn rccsj-vcd the Dronzc Star. in S.."..cf ir:tclfei:nce -.l.1 ll'i:.nd lcirjc..-lc:rl..acl."iC_i 'LjrL j:ll.rl to i..al:rc oj'Pcrscttn.ft.iielier._1.llr..t lt. in l.l:.lnd T.rrLrd out 'cirat the unif. r:)..thc Zone irl a:rini-nru:ri.c.'rithout hinc'r:i'ing ".'a1 l::pL in rlcpct croi.t.1'r Tlij.C.t. r:ni'i. i'. }. Ini:ri-or.::-l..r:oli sev4lx. ..s tha. cc}relons "this irr-trir.lillttl .c noj.3rtc.. il ctitr.'../Sgt..isien of ihr 5fth tlr.l. r'rccivcd tlie.Ie reco6nition of j-iinc rrorl< inc inthe rnatter of czccp*.._le.j-orir.:ptenber tgL$i in Octcb..l"cl.of 'banidi.cncnt by mctli'er. :'.ierit i-r'rai'Ccd'r.t:ia-*\-..US. 'f. t'eil.rcrc cq.il."11 ." j._-)l'1.i.s ui.r:r\i-i 'lltc:. i'icda1 in ' . I'lrl-1-:r.cinted Licutcrl.:ions b(-.r.oricns Servicc .]-t r:f oprl'r. as a vrliole.L.r titis'-'l . t:r)r/ j-nto IJIJ. 'ira. I'i-i. q ..: ...1 rrJl.

and.quarters to and frorr units to higher headquartcrs. i-nc1u-C:-:-ig C.eoordinating thc opcration.nd agency for adninisirati-on.tta1ion.:14LrrI and 1-. . the troop C adni-nistration'.re prcvention..rity. and frorn highcr head..th Qli Basc of POt. and supply of attacheC units. Garf..'as in oi suppI".OPS Thr. and intelligcnce.. inte: equipment. directives...t Antr"'erp. iJ(U U. the cornn:.. job alon'.r'ities atfuiclrcd troops and arranged transporrcd.dr.P" Bond as the Chief of Troops.:. and did an exceLlent inspcctions. service fj. the lincs sccu. provided vising.. na1 seeurity.DIVISTOI\I IIJ..enr and although crops rc:rc not as abundant.. to the Zsne of fnte- . actj.eploynent to the Zone of fnte':b for troops to Ports of Emba..'-as condrrcted by the 85th IJpon arrival tailion a. training.gf1i.'erp since JeLnuary I9/u5.. provldeC for tirc s11'"1y and protection LF units.{Batat Antr.epot gu:rds.rnistcring Lt Colonel Ednard planning.lle.ls : (i) S-1 Braneh Aeted as clearing menorancis for attachcd attacbed units for incividuaL rior" unlts. 'rhere it lhe 5?8th Qlf tsa.-Ls ciclc4atcd to riroups acti- At lJtah Beach. pcrforlncd supply functions for for attached units' mai-ntaincd special tation rior. superr IT. vities.{. Be.?sgivcn of commanciend adr"inistration at Iions.C. The 5/r9Lh Qli Grc-. of the depot arca and fire fighting.un'. lrith had been \:1 uhicl-r had been stationed attachcd troops. .us also the mission assiqrred to thc 5..tqOope . units r':. trocp :nd operatiorr of attach. the 54th QtriB:se Depot tool' over the 578th Ql. a.lgiurrr. . e tine.'. . housc for adninistrativc processed.nas fo1']o'. all reports ordcrs.. :' the Dcpot Q-189 Victony Vegeta. This brancb r:ras also rcsponsiblc . chirrgc of troop rccreation. as first anticiltatodr.: adninist::ation iincl Battalions.r Dcpot for stockadcs' :"hik U.. personnel being trrnsferred for or redcployed. erranged transportation :. .. etc. the 536tb Qfa Grotrp'.1.rkation for Scrvices rvere broken dor".

rcsponsi-blc l.d (2) S-2 Sranch iltrd Captuin G.ht.:.ccr.ifi.. g. and lzas l:-iiison "ith the CIC.Jr1L. ning for attachcd units. ..nch. ..ccrr supcrvised nilitary trai- units attachccl to Dcpot Q-1S9 '..5ur'til rcpliiccrl r..'trrbJ.'gl ol this br"rnclr frorr 28' iitrj thc nidrl.. in thc apprehension and prosccution pi-l-feragc and r:hol*safc (/r) S-J Branch I'{ajor Benjanrn E. for E.. ()lptiii. liruizunga This bra"ncir vas r(.. y.Iglrn Civil Police .ty 0fficer. hirri. 1 19/u. and of pcrsonnel oraerlincss .cally to sce that condir. Dr.'astr'&n:. held to a minimun. of all personnel guilty of and Bri-tish SIS.1.: of liugust. Si:ai'icr'.rr. for firr fi.fc.incr irc'bj-vitiws :rr.nsc Plan'of Depot Q-189. Sincc all ni.ith frcsir so.ij Jill. as Securi. Belgian Securitl' Police.iitary thcft of supplies at Dcpot Q.ions rrcre up to accepted ruilitarfi Troops Division2 in co4jqnotian vrith 3*.s li..r. int<.'11igcncc. engagcd in depot opcratj-ons. in closc supcrviscd rnilitary guartls ct Depot lleadquarters and sub-dcpots..rcre actively rTas neccsssrily courtesy.rrere :nsnlfect staadardsi di.ary rrere rnadc so that housekeeping.sDolsib1i. Shai'f*r. PerioCic inspections of billcts training: milii. Llndcr l{3jor Bcnjamin This bri. inspections rceords of attachcd rrnits nere also corricd ( 5) ltcdical Dispcnsary Sledical and Dcntal service Fricdcnberg under the supervision troops sttachcd of Captaln Sidney to Depot Q-189 and Captain David Shapiro serviccd and j-nspccted sanitary sonditions..n .It:9. arrd mess hallp. '..-.it thc various installations of this Depot Special Poligt.. atl:: .pot.. vr eL..crri+.raintaining sc.lcre up to stantlard.' Billets i .ci fi-rc '. (3) Sccurity Lt..y.l dicl bqnifi'tr i.r.l*. GaffneXr nr' qrrnn]ir q . Bt.. Periodic out. supervixcrl controlled thc safeguardini Jancs G.i-lfl.ll'rij fj-1 oi'-iic.ras also prcvcntion.t""ti. S-2 Offi. ::ircn hi. as S-3 O.lJu4r Scction. irr citri.. the Dcfc.

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:iLll-rtl:ti'1.' b. indications to Prisoncr src that of ]iar labor has not becn cffccted this conplcte at change i..'L-r( {:i.qncrt:':ticn :ddltion:1 cifflcultics c:n-scd coirsidurrbl.r":. ar '.:r'i.td'.:ritingr thc ncxt sixty prcsent d:rys. Etii"rv il. i:: tir.Jt . n s'.rision r:iti: l. . s-t.npl. fiftccn thc s1gh1 Lr.?-18!1-H ::nd q-1L'9-A.tc11'fcnccd c *':'.t.bor Supcrvision Conpr'.ccivc ldciitionll t'.t:-ir Di. Prisoni:i^ of l'. uho in of the Prisoncrs turn ?. troeps.s. but by tbc 25th d.c t::1-.r.' . Supcrr.':rs .'.'jithi:: th.. sL\:.'f.nics..r-rn rts. :il1l':'. and plans Trrl:. +. ilt.'ision Conipr.lgiu it::trci ligitt.r cf l':::r.'d i r : r .. :i:i. Although 100. Chi.lin.ccts p:'i"scnc}. follolr. : .c..r tht.d. this initial on thi: ci.-r'.s t')rt.'. .hth conplc:rcnt diy *ftcl opcrations htd comncncci bc- of F:::-soncrs of '":rr rns dividcd l:lurc Ro. r:ition: to tlrr"rt cll i:'iscr:."it:l':..s cxlpccted withir At ihc prcsctrt tinrr. c i i n c s sf o r thu Tl:is 1.nies attachcd to the P0rI Scrvicc Conpanics..]lts'.'hich lrrd iorl:r...d:r1.-c-.cr: Co:rplnics.n op.ur: occu.Cirit.rrfrnr. dcpot supcrrrise..ib-d.-':on. t..is essurcd labor by cight trlcl 3566 cnlistcd Lrboi Supcrvision mcn..dc to r'..'s-.( fs Cltirnor ii::sr Si ct.:Ljor E.':rstltr.picd by Br.5 tL-. . .lry in thc arrival- of fi- FCi: Scrvj.1.elp:ll'\. bull. f .io:'. to obtlrin a 1:. il:ous':nd i'Cl'jrsr '':ilc:r'rivcd llithil:3 -shoii tinc.l b. Tlt': r'islrlt t'.hc strcngth gurc had rcachl d 6/+ oificcrrs of '. of 0ctobcr.r1. cir.{ ccnvcrsion thls l.ere attachcd to thc l/rith Supcrvision CcntLrr.'i-l"i:.

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he c.ot. w.rst 191+. ! .fr' rnrl :'rl q ntt .icns.. o:r.i+ to Ip -.o detail .ii.lrc tiirlcilc ci S:pter:b.aticns. ir *bou'i: 'f.:-lherrd ltj. . Frisoner t::-: raj.. l'.lr:te vj-cir:ii.\n.o4iie1.*. ! *u3:s") 1?l. li::o:.:s est&blishco.st-..'of conpJisheci on 26.ie as a rail-iread fot" this .d i'b becane neces$ary i. to the passilnger. .o:mgitmentswere . .tion delrot for tiri.:t basis. .of tire tiie rail3'ard..u'lci iabor.l+li.Fc o.. eL C'nef du Poni. I' T i)r j i4 ! e f nv nr . :l. tiucl.ti.h opc::.t r t-'ii Dep.:i.i':.' raj..lterl.:r 19iir.Vouac :Ln -bhe i:.l. i. for" the railhead.r.trgrtsl 19. : : ^ ' n ' i ' v - s cntrrrr'l nn. creascd to itrr hOtlbon'brai..l}reeri on a zl+-hour r. 0n 1! -. : .. ...as Crai..s ti.: shi-pnent -. passed.s *rrri r:egu1a'b:i. wbcrcuiron Nire frci3i:t.ns Ciu-i-y.i 'Lo havc reg-r:1ar}1rassi$lled pcrsonl:el. .'i1i s'i. .l'r+.u-ii.operi.trr'c institutccl. ii tnta i ir 1/)!- ctLu !ua i1 /<.rr .:l * r r ' l ' . G .i:o fonia:'ci cicpot..ui. tiyo shifts of tar cei:l 1'tas t:stablisiled ct-r:ir)r neirl-'-. )rard eaiacen+.n Srorn thr Desplbc thc shorir. j . it '!:ecanie ilesess.-4' 'lrtr.\rDcpot Q-:-72 rece*vecl its :iie depo'b tlere first rail conriitrnents. \ .:i-1 .of suppiieo b. Tiris was ac- ra..ugu-st 191llrr sl:iFitlerr'Ls froi: nade' b.

.'-is ttirtt-l.h...'l .rirs I'i.i'rt: exi.:r:'::.s..t .or:n.r(i b.o . r':.-Larr. ' C t : .h.rirOr.r.. ' o s.. i . iiarci snci'-i:rg.i' l.::ii.:'a'i:rr fn c.{. . ir" r : t .r IV srf. 11 t:.ri). i : d .i I . .].-' a.r.}li.-'l:-.irni:l ..l ill.v.l s.s S. of ba...: . C ..: o{'.-. i i ' i . tl.r .-j-l. ' .' .vcr .so us..-i:l i..'.i':i i.i e a : a .i. :i:. .f Cu '?orr'. i:'t.. ...1. :i r':. .-':irrl ''.. ' c .:rl in oridjl.ct T1. "Ll.r:.:: l.i.: Ci:1i.j-cns fo f:l-l-l /*'.ianccd on d.i..rat -i-rr{toi'-r(...is aricij b:lotl 'Lo 'Lr'::j. ..:. -L]: t... j .1 du Fout.] C ] ' ..ot)-y:{Jl::. L i .CLS "i'r.il ltacl..s r:'ua':.i '.1. a : . :hli.iJ 'l-Lr::t bl-oclrs tr.i] :i.nsioll.n-nitted. r i ' " b ..ti 't. Barfl. i .:dicalr :r. t i ..t.-i-:r rl"j-llicaC':-'-:s &"i..:.-n r. c l c i .i-ci: rtii':it in 'bo li.i s ..l-orii.l i. to cxlt...-..r'cri -. ' c r l i . 1 . r. t ' " 1 . *s . .-i. L .^11.'c. 1r-''' j-. thc :-:-. v .lt'rt 'f.sc i".c:r:u. s i c n .4-i riorleL. -.i':-tC. ' 1 .l.1 j I . i : : : ' . i ." ' j'o.:rl t.o ..5 1 .o.s .:L Cl:.iicr l.:t:.::::.-l.:. '' t : ! ' : : .r:. .'i: du Pui.o Inclt i pos- t'-rcrt:l-t jr []x. i .s. .Cr:n As a rectr].. i. ' 1 . ' t .':..r ..Jr. : r . : : .1u19 Scr'\'icc. .i-en Si. .-..pi-ri i.)..i1. $ & D Division. t. a7 .h. } ' . ' .i. i.. .. o-i'bhu i s h : L i r i : r . iti !.r.rdr lrit-'l i'cri:c possib-"]-: a.slrj.'': s :. ....so srt 'i'i:i.i.i.-'*.:u:'r .1.r:1 Jf.r. i : '.l-ecf. 'i.. r i . iit trRtr ::i.ck iil.Li C-triii. Cir.' .cL f outis .iL. l t .siclinis A11 tl::s: :.t:.:.':1uti-on r{)siul.i i.c:'' S:ci..-t.i-on i n iin in- t1:it)olti'i:-r.'roi1 and Isigny.rtt.'i:.' 'i.:. .u-i:n:1.-r.'r-. : .ddrr.lf i-: -:^l-. .f' t::t-.: :i-n chi: orcir:r +.ts.1. i a...] . l ' ' f . coticl t li..cn.l .1h p.\ l L-i-n.:1.1i.i i : : i : 5 r : r " v j . rl-'L-l.ti. T n ' { .'l1-.. .1 . '.i' b}:is l-ocal..li r.. o n .. .c f... t ' L i .Lt t..ocli -. 'i..:' tr..i:r-. \ ' .).cl -.r-' loalij".j.nis l*.. c i.. i.r'l.r-:s .'.riil .f c-i' :lJ \'-" 1'61' r-. i .: :rl. ..'.. : .l i: r^r L r O C i i t .'i:' In t-rf ii"1.aN. j.:':i..l-i. l t r .. .r' t:i. blorl.)::l-.:t'.t .Vllin:: .i.t' . OTr:.'l' . cl..' -i't .o r-ii:t::r'liit-.]"i::: ' . l. :r-i.! .-ot'ri.:l:.r o-i a th'.:.$ r'i:]1d..t o...i:.t'i.'. ii.:. ' ai-' t.tri.: O.]:1..

:r bcacll or... ?hc qucstion of trlnsportat-i sn rr..E.ch e r:'.doubling of jobs.r Bsrrcl:: A shortig: hi.i:sj-n -.d by thr constant at thc bcach:s.irrrcsc'. frci._o:. r..r ras r:^. long hours. Tir:-s . b. rrrsuffici.-.ccl ^i:d r-rt i la"tcr datc.. shorti:E1oof truck thc su.L/r: {.d. prof.rs oi chenging r-eq:. of ncc:ssii. thc hc.r.:-L.rl '.'c1 Prison..o. l:.uling su. of truck trtnsportetion acutc on-.:i.yc1: }la. for oth.or' was bcinl uscd to rts fullest :.r":ions lrhich'r.hich r.1-.causc of th.r'Ll-xsolv.cr clivrsions or o.iion.: unJ.tivc and "ras pcrson-nc1.{! !crs.r..lics i'r'on i:irc bc.ous tr:uclts.rcrl.ny 'l.lr.::'taiu tiri. incl.robI.::cportl.ccss:J:...pplics f:"onr thc bcach bccarng ncc?ss.t sup*rvisory shifting o^f p.'dcd only t'd-th ca]-:l scas.bor -'L tli:: lrilpui''i. }'lcnvJ' rai-ns slor.ul-t to i'ind sufficicnt adminietra.urin1.rt':^r-fstlrc r.::sonri.:'rr:. trcnsportation..t ti-i:t.sc.:t cles.las nevcr I'.s ont: i.r'.. and *"hc requj-rcd s '-:j"l Th.' the bcechcs ]:ad to b. c.tirir $irips cor-rIcib.tr.1:.i ii:c lli-.r)' +"o dclivcr. p. anc closc sup:rvision.i 17ar.. i.:t:nt..)) i r ''l tc C':ti'.1 :Lbil.:il a'b tire.:riods of unloading Ciffrc. tnicli tr.'l:.r:c.:riot-rs divisj-o:rs anC using iigcnci:c. via ru.i-"ne to til rrs5-nE nrliur:. nadr: thc problcm of SUFllics.ralFporl.etion: .1.r. it v:i-+.1. iliat :" sonstirnt c}rccl: bc J:cFt to r.i"r.rphib'i.

nd tile tire of thc many of in1'r-rirrcdlrol. dif.:r.. fr"irnsport.'ri. jor''..s.:rsotrncl t.':r'rdtonnal.-ads )res el'.l-..rni '.!-^\'.:)-f ij.i-on of [i:: dcpot ulij-cl: i.CDSSi'-r/.rical. . concliti_ons of ei thr flont. Docuincrrti:tion: changing ..Lybo.iri: railj:.. /w:ilabilit.rccs$i:r}' for cornrnocii-ty diyiin oydcr to c1.siorrs md i.rtir:rcs becc$rc o{. so.r tiun Chcf r:iri Pont 1':as us:d.o'.-:f in-ba:-led {Lu L lli{.o ..ros.ysb':en a" rathcr of suppli-cs.'t.rcfror*.' oth:r Shi-pfngntg ei1-.].y crn'.-i..-l -l-l. ! iL :n<..h.:tcd opcrr. axd duc to the cstablj-shcd by .c n..i ciurinl J ft shipping t.'''.J1...iorl..ir.rj-:ion.hc prioritics ..rij-v:. iju-c to tiic ci:rngirig requ.icnm.c con-"tit'.1^^ tr'cen tht coli. v J-L vt j dUtiCS uu v!wJ j 1v.:i.:-cars. spacc.-a. by fail-* si-ons to su.{':i-cuitics supplics S 8r D l)l. a pnrt e.-ccoirpl-1sh th: str.-.+-iii^ crr-n.:ocit..j-us rJ kyuJ m:. cf rlr'i .h cspcci-ally r:hcn a s:ding oti.i:'encnts of thc arrmc.1r.o tirc S Er D Division cxpr:ditc ndmini t.

-r'.t to have Upon assunring thc a-l'l classes of the opcration 83 vas fi11cc1 rrith of supplies. airo. Colonel Chaycs institut..crs un-its and other th. ':tnr] a lhr..ritain ters recclved highcr and of instructrc'ns passed on to thc oprating units or conmoCity diviChay-cs lnstituted convrrsaand infonnaor ship- sions concerned. fl. iir. oh.as l. cxistil-rg ploblens..iess: to rrainti:in pcrsonncl the depot.ting uirits.thc Action Rcport on Dlrs.f r.rly a casual r'rho lrerc rocss lor scparatqd \ opcrations trnnsi-'*.lch l'.r.lrious chr.Hcadqua.ribut-i-on Dirr:ctivcs..rd fol'a long stuCy of. op:ration Latcr.r:nge 1rt.isired on th: r-rorl< -. It belonged to other branches scrvj-ce. ctmc inio DD itsclf . Lettcr -drich u'as in opcraiion prriod cffect Circul-ar thc r-port cf lie.pi:rti:rcnt to thc S E: D Divis-on rTithin thc dcpot.ction V..1' lrlc'. CCQi.. it becarnc nceessary rrilitary presencc depot.:'-' .hi:ir buca"use of Hhcn thc 5hth rli Basc Dcpot aseuned control by thc S 3: D Dj-vision.t.ir of tirc it from i. ci::ng'::. nilin"b.i1-.rt: c-ffrctcr-l in rcs :tnd afti-'r. Coioncl a rccord. tltc requiri-ng amount .o irc surc thiit accopp11shc6 by thc op.cpt b)' tirc Di. thc S & D Daily tions tion In order to bcst aci:i-cvi> tlris Log in lrl-. and at thc railheads. of thi dupot...'dirr:Ls.:r..vision. e rccord of thc instructions rcason fron becanc necesheadquar- sary to naj. to i-. to bl comlllociib.:rrd sup.t''. porting ful t.r'tcrs. Colr Z. \. of all tclcphone data rnridc or rcccivcd rclative and a1l. t..J'rtlOUtrt.locul't'illt'-'L'i-Ol1 suppJ-ir-'s' -Lrr qi-!.litiur.lrvislon.:.Lor1s T5...za.hc:. becane necessary lp .\ of shipiriont acconpl.ln.fonn':d of lh-'s'. incluiing it vias for:nd tlrat suppJ"ies the.:{tteut. rr:trjc)Lii-. 1. the. DurJ-ng thc ce..nt of thll dopot. in t::uck drir.iso:: dcpot.rl t'1.nt on Dist.l thc Dai17 of timc until care- of shiprm-.s rcquir:C in ordcr A considcrablc opcrations it to coorclinate For ihis j-n thc at thc beacir.ct rcsul-tfi ritrc co:ist::nt chccli \rd. to casual mess r'ras continuccl thc Dcpot Orartcrrnastcr {lel BaIt !-ield fi$d: rnrasassigned for . or pcrtalning to thc handling mcnt of supplies Cagutl.:. 60.corr'-.

ro!.. ..-jports..:-i.: il..fli.L j . ...'.'c:i-r:.".LI]Cf.. ltri . ir:cr.r. j ' . t .l[{.cord of convo.i:r. l . :..* i'i. . -. " y " I . l. r .. 1 .r.'ir- ' I j a_) '..r ' r .lill-irr a. si. . i:'- :::. i . 1 ..trtl-r-l' r.r1...-I.tljrl.ssig.l ) r i ) r i i t'11:1'1.s r"as cst{'.:c].t'.'i:rcl-. substibCCe.s set uF.ion to to.. .ii. t . r .: . ' v .': Lirt.:l-..i DDts.i-.l"it:.' ci. . i. to ob'u.:1f.r)I. S & I nirjlb:r:.is(jd..:.-.' S:-n:ril C'r. .:'iien. r tt ' ' .t iL.:.i' . Tirc ciiccking as d-l rupofts r. .ilat'his infofof r.-rLi-on.. d.r"oc.).icv. *.. r .i.L.'.' . rt ol ilti.}.l.-..i..bcf !r:. .on tccordin[i1j/' t. Lr.r. r(i:' j.. sub:r..' r]' - . t r ' l .1'or'. of cach iJD i::in5 ir.!.cm rras :r:i:'r.i:-.:iC -r' j..rinst th.' .ic:: :---r.rr:. 1 1 ' : .'iitcd to h:-rlii':r ]-rr"-. : l t . ir r l> ce r.:rr(l c-birtrr i]llt.'ci in n:-. t ..r..-d i"o Ll:. . -'t. L . ..lEi'oi. r.i ..o1:ii'l-. 1 1 1 1: l 'l- :1.Ij '{.. : . ' i . lo r'.i:rr:i'i.'ii'. a.:-ili.1.'r".' i..l -j-'i'oir l.l. ' bill'".on tikcn.i' i'.r-.il(icl for A :. r' . : l ' .i. "Llr.O!-ld :.fiS.-. l.t l . sysj.'or:r. .i-' coi. < . i / ] .Il rtivi sion. cst:tblis.s.nce c. i : t l l i l ' .'L.:rctions.cd rin action thc i t ) .r:. jt frlt J:{tr.i]1.:.. T -gisLcr aJl offj-cc . .. t i l ' . . di'.. .:s.'s--j i-.. thr: nijn'L. r .:t'.. .F-. : r t l ( l " 1 .nC .r'L-r shor. jackct correi|:n. r . . cllss i"rc.:ii.r.:".-tS n-oiJCItiLt-')r.:r v. L .ti.c cc.tt'.:.i:d. ..: bc shi':.-. o[' sr.r Loading. :'i.rl .j6yi. r o v .lisli:. r ' .-L'. c.. lr]..hos.r l--c:-ru. i. 1 1i .-l'lci nS t f.i D D-ivisj. i ' i l .:l..rt ihc nunbir of supply. i. l-rj'occclr.::-::d 1.1^:s. ll . l .oi--L. .r-ccrn- Lrr.oek -!tl. j i j i ... . t . .lJ'bloit.lrrlir-l..int. rn..l L.tr''i sr-r-bl'liit. i.:.r r ig t .rf.ti t.i. .s Ilirs oi'-.:: rnvolv-c'.l:l?:.r. .ccssi'ir'.v..---.idue1 lD to slror ii.: DD iis. cl:'. 'uUiiOnS. l : ' : : : .i. r ' . r.'. : . : 1'..r t i n i i .orts n...s R:port. r ' .1 " A . l.. ..o cliccj< Lhc ave.-.colr. i .:1:O1)i . . lt :i-:ij.' sirippcri by truck..rr L: edi...tu:... 1 ..-.t' . : .'I. ..r.-:qrs3. . ' i . i cach ciry -rnd sholing bclr:g siripi:ur-lby raJ-l .t . i .r''fcrs includcd s"i.. r C.nd i-n iilic 'Il.."crla:n:rlt t--cori of Ll1 acii..i .ir. iorvll::clcci on a midrright cotrricr..7 1 .tiori. .r. .'1.i1: i-lnii I'.'c jc. i.r '. . f l . . )j' i ri t .-'aSlC :rnd n(jciiSS.t. for l)roccssJi.l.:-l-i:t::r-ir :.1.r.. c . f-L:.i1..'lorts ." ''.r thc Dai-ly Dcpot utah situ.' J .: ]undl. Ofl'rii r-portrs to b. .i . r I r'r'r\r'ijjl:iii..r:.:. irc..-Lt:'i..:i"ror-1. l .toi.:-..l . - r..tjd I:. j ' . . u i ) I .it up it.i tiivision oi.j.. r .'.gi.: u..n:. [ ' : .orlr shc.s ninc -T' i.' oir"i:.r t .i-..'oi neti-Dn Lil "'::s Shortngcs.l.-Sr-rlt it S i: .. Jacli inlist DDls . i . night fofcc.L lo:-.

... cont:nucci. rcport . u vg v/ . .j'a :tis.rey l-oc. it'or.l.. -::trJt supply Lo eJly naterial in out to firid of fl::'...Lh.ij-sfr':'lct ?hcri.achcd 'Lo Q-180 for idditional- was.:rn::5c'.: Dcpot did not function atl.icl'. rrhich had bccn opcr. end Lhe 5351h thc dcp..hc arlvancc part}.S.an to Q-185-E for thc purposc Cfuicf of of ilrc up th.. e per:iod'of' .:iions tli. .4p.r.li:I' nigi:..5 ni.rrl.-. a C. Coionel Cheycs vras stillThc renaindcr thc S & D Divrsion.r .'J & D Division. PO'Ii'i L. Thc t.tuly s4!.n 1. SEC0llDPIr'rgI.1c i'.he problc:l oJ'clturn. of .L'10i.E at thc tinne the bi:rre.porting o. thc {j & D Livision space and pcrsonncl ''.c dcpot for opr:ratj-cns.oil 9 Srbruarl j-n Lbns thc sarnc day.-:Ll-.o- 'i.$. c( l. ]:9U5.vJr.'p-s unprcdicial:lc. Rci:rs.opcrations 5l+th c31i r. 1tr.jous Irrcl inc. :'tld tl'is'.ion vas cstablishad. arrivlitg Rcinis . :.'l i uHlJl"-Lr\. as a dcpot vririle in Rci:ns. r.s T)rrnn^a. but training and for vihatcver assis- ?he 5l+th oji'i Eas.d at il-185.s.-as.it.prcssing on(. for l:onsr Bclgi**.'-. 3:91+5.:yn o t ! v ulr? '..tbor i-*polt.ntly alcrt sourcc Thc orlr.'..r ]lriridl-crj lrrl iir.i'Iol..i. Thr: onli'a1'ailablc hur. .t'of rcpr.'. pcrsonncl Lcft arrd rias j t1 r.J..i-:.ating Q-185-8.)1r:r)l-.'rr.s vrAsi approi{i-- 1r3r)0 r)ur nloi'lth. to Depot Q-l-80..dth which to funetion. mutb:. Thc Z6Zna Q.lt: .r L9L5t thl Q-L72..: bcLchcs... In thc bcginni:r.rrturc of thc I'{ovenrnt orCers dircctcd to 5l+* on 19 Januar.r. < ' J nr*r ^ \ / i. lttu-p lli:ilor"t.\. suff-Lciont cir.rtec]$rcn'b of thc 52nd CIJ llase Dcpot.rtal ciiFSJCl fhror-rgl'r thc.rirr.nlr ot.as lcft to cloec'out at Depot f\ Q-172.ion functioning 5l+tl toolc ovcr.lsfron th. cdthiq offioc ' .nt.v : 1 .'.l 28 january L)L1. caul-ci bc used for tiiis . to r'mk vrith tha 5l+th until a corplctc organize"'i.li"l. ) .ncrcly tancc thc pcrsonncl advancc party lcft of setting coulci rcnde:' at thet ti-'rlc.ias 1. a l1nit.! Br. rras assigrrcd vcrts limited Horrev:r.1. Thcrc rias i1o s-rt organlza+.t..-. r n r . Francc.r.i j0n 19 Jiuiuar'.. itasc Dcpot ccasc.--.ttalion QII Croup to closc out Q-173.r.1t17 liaj-1 lil . . purppsc. l-c[icr'.1 ' : r 1 m o n t h s q v\ i.'.'ns to bc consti. .IlELGfLrI.

l-ii iter {rrlou"it oil.ncl. i i .i-on depots iiifo:.lrtoc.ic cLilcc'l.:.':r of t'enori$ &r:d. ii. .13r'{:r ti-on.l or'. Basici ll-.irc ??ncl'Qii i:tse l)eloi'"..nch r:a. .: ccnsiderebLy 1ar'1rr'scafe.l:e tii. .:s p]'ci)r-l.f :r-cic:rtl. lgl ir1i...r t$e arrl suppLie$ wr?re .lgce of PClr labor.:ics. acl:rrinist:'a'..)-y fr.'-'..:n)'it-::eat i!. clarif:-ca'.lc:r:il tl ''.o""s : i-.l r-'r:i.. uJi ...t : t t .'.. fcre.'-.!i-. : t s . .-irol.e T. +Jle F'roblens presented P nl'uiel:ous.e ljtr. Q-1Bj-E tt:ure liere only The ': a ' opcn r:hieii lrei* ...' anci e f.. Fori}. ]]ri:ncl' .^:tt :ii-etor'.i..i:rcl St:rtis'.he erpcnsj-ori thirteen syr:tce :llreac$r sub-thpotsr . irs 3.tci'r Char"bs.' ih'.:l.-. nlssi.'.t Q-13j...$ e :rore i::ip.t1.o:l rri tl.] "fr-rrrr:)- 't.'i -t. Foi".:.. 'i.e li[e.rot Enci civi-lran ir: p.'ar: tii::n iocared Co--c're} Geo::.hc:'e ti.Fl+.'u 1i.at:iotr irs . alld both depots pr:rpese oi ad:ni:ris-branrnanj-zaf.tl. . on ha.' n . r i'i:urcit ieirs i. co:::a:cled 1-r.'sr.'.'ei'c r. ln tliis r'. Clancl. C":l-85:-E anri 'i..njcir it operatecl cn tjte teaclt. r]eeelrsiieting iicqnired.::t.r T.'.i.'.erci 'Lo tlear:ilg iu!r.c:'.ona..-jij-ch t::e iepot haci never befqre co:I'ection. -.i.-:tj. l-abol iio'..rch.i'r':(l i.1'ag]--ji. sane r:aliner 'biie e::fi:-'c 5 {. tirc S tr I Drvi sion .'.ive Due to tiris fhis thereatid 'l. ec. .ion. iJ:":rch.he paleni 72nC Q'i ..t's corrsj-d..on novijlfi of Q-185-n tncrealcd in re.:c.. i oj:rla r : . .ional ei:d cf h*..'. .t:: gi):r(:t i:ttr. suir-ileiro'is Fiol..io]--i.i*-Jririgiier of rl-l-St. ir.I:i-ti.:elons. lr:.rel":r-ted on . its tl:e l:i [1:I othei" n:rtpers tlirouglr arengernent. on 'i. anci oi. llhen tire tLe.J0 til'.Jese le.:. .r'I ijlta''. fr ) Dj-i':i-sicns of both fr:ncf"ioned snooi.lens tire le.'rtri.'ncition. ..:1-r1's ir.of feu sull-deitot$ flrst took cvor operatio:rs . i}:c brit. .'l'-i. staraF sPacB ad.ori '.dii. D livisrr:n c'3ri'ied ott its operatioils in of the itr -.ire . ertccrrriereci. cotitacts t:::ies caused c?r'i. Ti:rtcirtct'.l.or*rage pr:rt *f F*bruar. ' .aitr amange:nent soo€of c'. : . f.L:rbor i I r ' : 1 .'rever'.s:-Lr':..

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wcrc :cturlly vtcrc rcce ivccl by bnrgc.' l r u"Y 95 .1 1::.tirns at sub-cicpot bcrun cn 15 lrlay lg.it htrd we.imbcr of opcrrrting n€n.r.:scnt '' '... i .irr. sl... com:nencctl with $ .l'tcu " e-':.* 9{l-Pfl -91-?:11 t':r.' thc hcq.. Operl.r reccipts by truckl irxccptions to rcccipts by wntcr hnvc -. c v ( . cxisting houscs rcfur:nished): On thrl Dr(lsont c1atc.l ] ' .fXt'. g i. schcdulc wns naintrincc h'bcr ..1'i'. 1 cri t ' 1 . i ll ... . .hr..:t ?-I. prrt . . 33 enlist. .il .: officcrs.jlui.tigas.. nt which tinc civilirn Thls nanut" nn 16 Scp'ccmbcr lgib.ot ' ':.1 Priscncrs :f . c c i t ' n .irr anc'l thc clepot revertuc '. Spl:-il1:p )t Sub-rLcpct lti J-D ('r ) . LoeatcC rt w3is cxch'nged until fcr 1l pcrsonncl on r Z. : . ..cp::t v'rrs instrll. " 3 r/o o f r 1 1 r e c c i p t s . t .'nttfti. 1 " ie n l i s t e C . wxs be in5 hii'. cnd..r ')i' sul-rs:i l.nr.I e. Opcr^. r nrr L h n v c b c c n w * t.96 pcrsonnol rnd stqnds nt i cfficcrs (1 lr. .SLtir-. r i n c r c l s i n l .. . thc f'or duty)r n'..' .. (i.na.C of thc .tinfl pcrsonncl con_ er:ployccs. .r us.l-hour basis. l ' l .rrrere.C *nig s .C civilius. . this 'ti:rrc..I1.:>"tj ? -1 ij l-)-(l S r .rc- This sub-r'.r b ..d a t ch .: rp 1-1E9-ir ?-18'J-. l l | t . a n d 6 7 O c i v i l i a n of th.r'1 f ::r" stor:'.-rr.. Pri$oner of..i':: f :) li.::ot fcr knc'wn ns DP #eS.f*t"ttin1.iil .1 (*) S cir r i. : .c.. n c n . Ori-linrl firr.t. "nwrber of out*shipraents.l depot was still crltne brscs vrerc bci:r.Ll :3: "l::l tr this r:1" i "-.tlbcrt Cr..c of subsist:ncc ctrnrrkcd Q-139-+r i:rcvir)usly thc first sistcd..:f supplics I t ' : l r .t-l8g tr"ansfcrs.I .i.li)-l' ljrrl:-d r:'.ii. i . (" ) llo lcni s . and inter-sub-cepct ohiqfLy t:*":'-""b-r3'epot. e lar6c surfrcinfi under ccnstruction coriplctcC."b whcn op.cc r b o r n e a n C n o r c t h n n 7 o r it o f ttL L f s tr c . t ilc.t.n .' . llar' l1lu.1r... : ...1-?*'L-}t:terrtntitics strrr. shcrt hnuls to distributicn bo distribution pcj-nts of . r i . equippeC vdth tdoqurtc rr.}nts hrve been nqcc by rril. ... ' .n.' 57.

limit qur.'.n opi.tions gurrrl ruir posts 6ttb..r r-. staLlcl ' cstr...blishccl.:r-'.r:.I1y was .J} arr:q6. b'-r :cs c-'rl br: rtnlo^'i1':'f :'t how.\I..s . nc.lr*inr.z. :r-'.:l.r j-'ll.' beforc bcin6 Por.1. ona -'t ". . r.r:. .: pcr'':nitted exit orl pf.'Onc thc' solo r.oaptlr vehicles ni:st..t Over:r . conveyorsr rrqxi'''un c'^prcity sufficicnt ctc'.:lns of i'.t'l tr. .'lclvov.r rluo to th..''1irrl') ' six tcr h'nil i''r 'rut-shipn.w i r c .ith c-tf or'rs'i "-'1"' tnrcL:s h-rl-i.'!:eriocl .frtion.ritir ^1.osontrucks..pbrly . to lenve lccnplctetl'. ono tj.' Thc stock locatcr systcm.s bu(:n kcpt thc cntirc ^ sl mry bc unloqCcrl 6-nonth Shortly cperi. r r * .'.lo.nrllcrl in "ntl' r 'il^n.'' tho of Srrioo tons inslLlr. rs .:rco Fre.l:1C:risirin.:rr . ccnsisting of I stcck lcotticn chart s-nd 1o- .' i"r''1 iir-r'.-{.nittcf. t*t. bct.t -'n unusu^..t -.r'r1: ) Ly''i..cpot efficcr ' .b tir.ii' r stcar'.rtccl r.r ]i . .ysicr.r.nil loou .c nt bnr.t{.i " .' trrrc'lcs.. ' tatly.hnvc n pass slgncd by n . r .r.r':.cr-'ipts frc.. oonstitutcs t ! - liqhtin.vr.'ir.lrrc the inst. nui*rc1 iin.." ^'11.out .ud (ro"vnichcusin. nftur nilfcrri:c sti.nd oper.rblr "5nslrlcrrtions..i.y inf lovr of r-cc:i rts ^.ien cf . .]r-.-nts. b y b n r b c r .. tr^nsportinG exitr fbr ell mctorvchicLss . . : '.cs thr.r:..11 supplic6 tc 'rn'J from tho'depot. .L. . r .. to fcur' h'. nu.rv.ctivity r.: cu'rrlitinris r. <lcpot lren r 3 u s r l c c . t1n11^.rs nanv ^../-i*n of.r. frcilitics entry in i.l. onc ti:lc Fcricr'i....ctic':tr 1t thr.tinf.ni:l :ln Cv.v 1cv01.

.ss I C*\ ill-r ss f .IlC ^ s f'.rr-ihir:ls :f t:nn--.... c l . t.rn..cst jl.\nl b.n nclve.tf Ir . :rt ti:ics r'iour of :."r*:t. ) f' t. i U11SS r :"i.:n:nths lcss strbilizs.ltly ' r n r . jjurini] this h r t r c r . cn 1.' c]1ss C1^. tl its hi':h. .Ii : ."lrr' "i.curi:.l-aj '. i ' t . sc x n c r i .sscs)..-c 1n hr.: t r n s cr shipncnts i)rr r. n I i .:. rn l .rrric rcc.'trns .l)Dr)xi:nrtt:ly 30rcoO lrn:1 t..ll -rfflrirs storr.-.r'il-'.r""n. ' i' ) '.. .1nopi)rii::1...:.. rt spncc ''|n:l ccrunrlc4 norc th^.:'."u. t .ru1le ccn.tcj]t-.rs : I (.i hr...1 [].tcir rn.r). 1.':arr* csni?r$r.]r'..gt ttt':rtn..r ..u:-rlstr :.scst fron prorhrctr"i'uc by insccts._:lbcr.. .lsc-r J stipuhtLjrl u. b.J: rns. in:rn.]. et*r*t-"f =.c n c c i r . th* u*"dtni . nnr.l ' .eipts IrSiO lcn. qlresti'*' nn"1or shipping -t rliffieult)' trucks wi'r rr'i1 prcvirusly 1nlr.. r r c r f .ur..:: S_:pt.f 1 ./ intcrfcrcd.:r' o q l l i .. susecptibiiity ncisturc rI.ns(r1.I cl^.'.1..3..r'i.'.n rnc-'Lhirj ccssnrlr tc :l^'ltc frcqr'tcnt insrccticns ov.'rg tr 1o:r. .:...it. t r i i 'llr.li-y cxcrcisc to spoip3c grc cl. . h'. 1.nlr.* iru tt" u.:Ic'i.. r 7 O O1 c n : . i:oth CiviI r. lr''il'lj.i ..r..nl1c..s br:un fl..tory in crrrcr ta ncct schcrlurcd vi.r.) rili. l* 1as .t:s(.*.'rirl-. t f ' .ticn tTr r h^.:kcrt 'lct.ncr"....1..l s.nsport^tic.'rJiicltt.in probl.c'b. ..l)nthr:.:ltl of this consirlcrrbLc clrs at dcnrt iins lcrsistc. 'i 4. p ] .hich schc4ulcg drcstic rcvi si:ns conrnit:ncnts* r'nii rnprcviseticns ^buc*:nc ''r '--. t -)1n?.''i i1. :r l i r " ' l ' ^ ' 1 .r . rtil rt r:f' Jul--r -.s b:.rli-. 1''r'r:" :1i 11. ) i.1:ll f ' 4 -i. i n c..lr nonth..i." 5 Durj. Thc hr.:f' rs trr:. 'r^r)'rr ..rr tr' : -1. . 3ri. i . r' i.. .r^..nl tiri--. cilr. clrss r.n cr^.1-1.. ilu 3?rI72 r j--.*-o. .i sufficicnt scrirusl..:ri .s bt:c:1 n. t:l'.":"::r:. (***oi* :: *or": rnnrre 18 octcbur leis b/ G.r s<.J4-bl.-n thi: tr-.rr c1'r'ss r:n-l rc"tilr'r )crjr.rtcs.ity h::.na.sits...l:.ie sin.. .'r this infcstr.-r.

I \ l r " ' : r ' ) { : ' l . _ .Janu1151.. . ' .. rliter r*ceipt tinud-I..:1t. l j : : ' J ' ( ) l i r ) r l r .l is Ii. ..l f ' r t ' .3l1cei sl:i ppin$ 'i'iie stora slib-depo'b iras con-': and o+.ltred j-n .s T?ere'perfbc'L einrl'the 1a. rir:pot -bo act capaciiry s In.-:l.ra$ ..v..-'ljsistr:nce 1'.i'ticli shi.t:lrce Cesone r. porl.1.arC..ibsrs'ience storage' .e -ii::s'l re ce'i. l-aclcn r::i-'ilr . .'-llt-c (li-:rljll'. l19!j. s+-aci. .he..ii:.j ' f " / .1] r?it'rere|.::.'l"c'l 'Ll':rr in-i--j'0.1T1 '.. ..]rer s'. . slip in irovenber of l:i:is l9ilr r.gr:"i.1.ti:e purpose of storing b.'...$i J:nuar:"{ sui}pl:ibs the aveil-al:le r.'v7'r Lo troops . 1 .i i ' i . .l . r:rti t-'r:i::'i.. ' ' 1 ' ' : l ' i .srrbeislenc€'r ".'.:. : .r"-l.i0e:!-ljl3Psc $ub:det:ot tj-l-$9.iron to a.oie for the lPrs' _. r'..rirns:. 'il''lt':""" l-l[t:)-Ji'' i .i::'.ereas. l f . .:.: .r'tr.':i3 1'33:s tl::":-n l0rOOC rnon arr. '?licess itens e slf.)ortation .:r. ollt:I1?d up. 1 l ( ) r ... .1.:]. .i)c-l. i i'n tL. ..l- 'l'.l l. .. 'tl'I .rith ..ci tl:i.oi:r. j .:'tlvtrit.:tered che Port : . " ' at a rai:e far irr' exces5 o'f . r .ce iJ-1oca"'i:eCfor lTaycitouso l. .ir-ri.'rt:. . .1.lit ordel'1.riltr'. i.:'i. ....l:e i. .i$telrg.rao clril-er: r.' ( l " l l : 'i ' al :a.a. i r ' .).-:ri. {']:'' ir'r 'l :iri"i]:-r")e i. .ioon u'.ing sr.}! ir: ncq': utilised as a war*iroltse ancl e fi:-li-er si.e stcl.t.:' ' i t : ' : ' . r :.lie ai:ca -'.:i. .bL:e i)..'rtucl: is Lo ca:'i. ilTrrn.i6l ijarrre.:-C in Ll. This'sui>depot clepoi.s all 'ltag in accorciance r.all existin5.siripi:.ps fron:"i.j!-:lij of pori trac!.rrsj-:o'.er1 i...t ' r l r . ' : .: ..r-p]-a.ij-rs'L si":ip. Port rilich uils becl<1og0.Ic:I'iieln) Thil. ' r l i ( r : : . .:r'r' .-'t dircct iliis fronf sl:ipside. " .) affi .i.ros ihe only thtts location forcing cii-strlbution a iur. : ' r ' : : ) ."ibs. 'i.i. iinecl .'as:nl..i'' : t i: : l-li Lr":i " I : "i . $ubsis'Le!:rD€ i'.'. f til:.i:ii.g!-br:ri.1--1..rll'r:.e.i:' j.:-ral-.".i. iuli-d:-.r sistence this in .celtinasruuci: a... . 'i.: a. : l t t i " . ' : . .'i.il-ocateC.is"l.1thbreforcl thls ' :..' Of t.rit ai. l . ttre -::il. 1 I l l .:€.so coni'inuecl.ri)r'.i' t r i ) : .t : sutj-Dtji.[or ll::'-pnent to :'or. n:i i:r .ta:l in 'i-t.'r.s i.-i€housecl corn:i.r$or..r7t"'.. "o.1:i.. anr..'i:j-ch r':rs . avaj-leh-l-e.a5 a.iiiz.:.l.lr3jirr. . for .' . .'..r ' . .\ugus.Ll...c..rtloii s11l.ll.' : l ' l ' .t. &s '.. i .-=-- pointt sllB-!tP9l-g.-i.Log.ll ' '.i . C'^ lj.iilr:.ntri*t Alt:':ei"p c.i:e port for.'::-ills.I vtas a norie].r-ou:t ciyecti-ves regarcr..it.r J i r r r )1 . .r.s rnc'Lall.j all of Le 'i.L lgiigs this sub-ciepo^i l-ost j-'Ls f'-rnetiot: as a dist::ibut'ion ."i:ilt.:'i.o i:]:j-s itrea s.:.lbsubsist*nce at j-ncreasi:rr'. .inslai..ed.-:.. i . ! ii.-s'. ' J ( ) ." ci:"-.

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litere loacleci i;o be sen'i; t,o Rcillrs, Franec. As iJI all othcr insti:J.-1...:tions af rj-189, supplj.sr tiris sub-depot vias conl:el1ed to clear thc

in the beginning Port.
''.

to rcci:ivc

in rccor.cl tirne in orlier coopcration

This in rteelf
..

reqrri.red thr: utr:o:t

betrveen thc cj-vilian the rnilitary personncl.

'
.. l,:

F,er:solxle]--many af r.'i:on. coi:l-cl not spcn-): iln;lish--and .'".,,

of open stoi'agc
U

iuicl. l-12r359
-. ___,J

gross

squarc

fe,-.t of laici

cl-osccl storagc.
'

'

'

.

t,..",

'r',Th'i.arca

:

,:, of thc
'1........1

lrnolrn as tJle lttrootball

Fir:lCtt,

out by Pfc.

Hary

$iskron and drew

5l+tir QI,i Be-se D,epoL, ',,:as a i.locicl- of connnc.iis fi'om visitir.rg
t ''' '

opcn storagc

rrarehousingr

many favorablo
. P

insi.recting

offJ-c::rs. -functj-on ?hft'tt so 1':4e11

l{ilitary.
: : l : - ;

personllLrf

',,.'iio hclpcci

to nallc

'Liris sub-dopol; rrom the

: gane from vari-ous
,

liu.:..rt":,zn'ri:stcr units,

ou.G rerl-nry

Qi[ Depot

.r:'i"i.

:,

78.
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a,:;iii::

L'il'''"1

'tt,'7' i'
r \ { c r

{:'
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l-'

CO
t | '.j

\t{i

'(.

]'l.rflLj

l, 'o i',l l',r . n ,::I' i,lr, ':i)tit,:, ill'. i ] r'r'r l t . ' , i1 , : " i . L i , . , j " r J . 'i-l r ' j ' i ) r 'j , ) i f , ) , ' r
,,i

, ,l;".':;t" j.t, cir:.r.::.; i,j lj utr , ,; ,i1,r;,p1.

-l".,i-fi,,t,,t,'i:,:r rrj''l.jrr-: 1;1-;i.;-di:;y',r;il',.

Q-l Btr*i.i Clnss; If ,i I'/ sub-cl-po't,ti-IBt-li r:::s ,1.61.''r1;r"l,i;ci I'n }} i' ,1.i. l')lrj. i.:ljor l-,,t,i.,-.rt:

corrni:Ii{l purs'J.'.1Ilti,O provisj-ons Ii. ir. Ccbhtrci't, fl.ssrlr-nccl

oI FLra{:r'il,nlli,

q-lSt), 5l+t}r iJir Br-s,r i).:f.:of, d::'Lt-'ci lLrnyl-g)$r bub;lcct,: rr,\s11 I{caciqu,er^i:crs, siflnmcrrf of Fcrsonili-]- to sul;-cicpoN t-18?-il tlicrt For rj;.1 nu:<t fc','...,,re.,j":s St.olcn:-i istraat, (Cl-i-rssII ,i.:If )t'. n"t1.ri1-; LL

cnsl'cd t. :criod

of intinsi,,

-*rhcrc thc nci.' sub-dcpot ';;a.slocatcd. Bt:lE'j.1111, 1.;fi,'incgem, Closi:d storagc

Supl,rlics -';;€rc conj-il:. in'i-',1' bargt-', b)- ra.i)-, e-ndlily ir"ucll' space rnLs inadcc1u,".tc, and opcn storeflc Icvr11cd", mershjr scc'L,ions filli:i: rridcd. Tc furtlur coxiplic:ttc in,

"!rr.sncrccssfi.rir, so ficlcl.s had tc bc and a sLcurity guard pro-

fcnccs built,

inat-bcrs, untlaj-nud

cirr':-lian pcrsonncl i','asuscd.. r'ris issi-gried, and

Ev,:ntu.al3-yorcie:i criierlcri :'j"cn ciraos, kcy .j(rrsom;l th* sub-d*poi; bcg.'ur to fr.nc't,j.on rnorc as it shoul-d.

An incongrrr"ous picture

r.ras prcsen'Ucclto enyonc obscrving of.l-loaclin1; opcrations, es nodcrn rirrny : t:'ucks hnulcd strpplies alongsictc obsoletc rri:g;ons, ne',,rcivilia.n truclls, o1d civiU-an tnrclts--sonre of r'ti:i"ch used coal-, sCIm,; gasj a:nd sorrc gasoi-ine to

'

vciro-_rsrancl unloacled by cr:ncs. anci confinuecl ful-t sce.lc until

Oi.rcrat:Lorrsb;E;.'ur cach norning 23AA llorrrs, frorit';rhich tine until

a.t 0800 hours 0B0O hours personncl
fias

, ,:i.,'.,th*i fol],ol;ing
' ,',".,.," , i

morning onl;' a sl;clrton
f:'om thr: 96?th

crelr ,,"*" or d.uty.
:

Liil-itary

vras d,ra'rrn larg;l-y' callcd
,l.i, l . .!...

QI'.iSrrj'\ri ec Oonpany, l.,orli. ;].11 of

anc nrany a pri-va'tc

on t.o o.o ii l,:asi;rr Scrgeentts

thcse ncn Erc 1,6 i-rc con-

, .,.,.

" $, : t . i \ : t : ! ( : \ : t i l l t l l . . : , i - : .U n t f

i i - n i ; r : . f ' "O r " t ' r

l llti rl':V('it'-i-Or1'tt r'1.ti,".

Cft]".:Of,-ii-.j':i::'''].f]]],.'C'.];-.].]ocr1',.,r]'i-.ol.;rrlr_ti..::-:()l,i.l_:l.[),q)_il,t,l.:.'l,lln]. r.i-l.i i;I;; ,.rr-l;jic;li; irlb';l''1, i.,o 1.,1..: tl,i.r Ci.-,nl'l- f il't"s scrotr I'j.l-1...:ti. .['-'c1,or', Lonr:;r''': r'os; On l(r llr.:.;, .1. ':r. llrf i,;.r,l,r; ...r,..t.,c r , r - f l o i l , : ' . c , ,c l n

nccoss:L.b;. i.,ci'l; 1-.:t crcsi:it',c .lO in l,'hy to stori.qc, 167

j . ' f ' o r x . r . , J 1i , c i n s : I-r';r 1r)1ff

- l , , o i r s n t t 1 o & t l ' ' - ' r ' lo r i 3 0

Jutir: 1?lt:1'

1rinp, .:..ns 'i,r:

iurcl--bl,i.s f-i.gui-., rosc in rrsc incrcnsici

i,o 1-Or5l+J 1on51 1;ons:i-n. st,rrr:r.p,1 on 3O Jun{:. drri:rg iiti.s r : ' ; ' l j.. r ; d f t ' o r n L 9 r l i 7 0 $er)i,31; f::ct on

Sti;:'agc

spacc

JO ifay to 1511565 squrrc fcc'L on -JOJurrc l'945' Cln.6 Junc c. civil.inn r.'as j:laccd :-n on,;iraticn so tliat ;rnp)_oycls mi"rss tr*ith thc rationinl i1"ta'b:r laborcr th;:t cxis'ts i-n Bclglurn,

might havc onc nicilJ pcr day.

this vras dccmecinccessarJ' in ordcr of hjrn.

mj-riht do thc vrork rcquirccl tlic rccords of this su.b-

On L9 June, J,t. F. S. St.Cl-.:.ir inspccted

dcpot, ancl r.s i. rcsult

of t'his i::s1':cc';ion, Coloni:L G;orgc I.. Olandcr, Corna lcttcr of com.icndr"tion to thc installation.

manding Offj-ccr of Q-189r'scnt

on,tirc mrJrner in r.'hi-ch !]tc rccords i.'crc Jccpt.
t,l'"'

r ..Battalion,
, ,"1. .'

consisting

of 3 officcrs

rud 12 crrlistr:d

men, 'lrn.$assigned to ,

sub-dcpot ?189-H. .Drring th.; first'wce}: to a ner,' ficld in Augusi, suppJ-ics l'rcrc for This ficld, thc fjrsi; tirnc scnt of arcas

rrhich i:nd, bccn complctcd. 3l- to 38 incl-usive,

consisting

10 to 29 inclusiv:,

o.nclarcc.s lr3 +nd hhi garrc thc adso rapid}y thc ernpty

,,,,,;...diti,,!,.1$,r,spacenccdcd. ,bg gtorc
'

s-uppf-irs th&t tiglre, being roeeivq{ In tv.ro rrcekst:.tirnc,
! sub-dcpot consistcd'of

thr't they hacl iio bc. staclced on tl-lc quaysid,c.
ficld bcgr-rn to rcscmble e_ city of tents
L '

Thc origi.:ra1 pcrsorurcl

sctup at.rhe

U.$. milita'ry

',',
.r

and Ecl.gir'rr civiJ-ian

pcrsonncl..

Garman Prisoncrs or3 13 Sep'ircnrber3;gb|, j+3,l+

..ived. efforts to cn. ij-:l il9-1i hr...r Lr"bl.r ' ' [ : " nil-f. .rr:'. i'0'1. thc sccr-'rity nostly "'"' al-ong thc cnnal ligl:ting l:. stori. zl+rl[iJ tons of C-l-. bll-r565 nllll opi.tt ('3 ?7'i 75 01.rrcv..r3r.cn r consed.c' ano. " .1orhl. '.-bl-.l.n. ti:irci froor in of e *i".r'5.:'rct stoi:rdr si-r::c.tion. rlo-inn opcrlLion nn' .rcl to mol.'.::soltil*l op-ir'11-iollsj: t.l'c fri:t Octob.r*"" lnadcquatc.nd 10r09q tons.'rr() a1 Thi:i. ' i : .g. srlb-d.i.b...n si.is of 15 i'hcrc rrcrc squ:'ru f... r. ]:rr l'i':). tir.nr:cJ.t matcri-el storod indccd -l.rhou"c oJ_ . rnrlrirrg a gr:'nci 1.s.yir.iiff.r1' r' Ii j..: 1. I ' r ' i l : ' .s . .r of liiric}\ . .i. slrippcd out.tr'..Jncrily1...:.r"ic::lDrivi..rn :.:nd ll2. .fficicntly thu situatj-ot?.'. cope r.l.. '1'"': l:{-r j."!rp. hicii closcd.tr.61395 sQrii:re f.:.'.s X su.ur"r. in so ir.ciuto instirl_l sufficrcnt guc. 21655 torrs oi' Class IV suppl-i. i-p l1] t's r-:5 rg r1-.:i: i:rr. .r..ri'$ Otl'r':r:"s lC.po:f. .-1.l':il.ctil lrgt8rilT:) is fer:L. qj!]! .lvr: bi. !q(-t.r 51ir..l .r:.. r r l .r.:":tt. qross is storlg:: i.:. 1 .nt pilfcragc."--1-.rss rI & fV brealcsci. illriiBcrsc Dcpot rrrivcri at iintv.f '. i\ r i l .clnus'i.: ir i l " l ) .\ .r.r. tiii . 'i.Jrt of L r 4 : r ' . ' . b iin[: ]iI.cr. i ll ..t closi:cl stor-:gi:.:.i-:1. 'Lr'.i-n-"i1....s. vigil-:1t *"s thi:rc lras b.:rr.. r ( t .i i.:ncd'.r l-9)4i.s l.:ss ff sup.otal of 28r1JB tons of supnlics at i)-1gg_t{.'..1.rJ fe':Ls is 111901013 .s I sruiuni...'i.i-Lh Q-}89-L lihcn tii. 17 l]l IJ lrll.rl-i. r:as occupi-i:d.c rn .:. l tot^..t'i s op.. o.nrl !1r102 so.ncl 251 tons of of Clas..j. in arciis i.pnl-i:sr 3{t"i tons of Clvrl Captiu'cd.. ''ol:ogu:rr...'l { .-.'.c .: f-ct cf scitl. r..ec. this arnount of potcntiel bl-icl< narki.o . 5lrtf.r. t .-of 1r23Lr5L5 sou''. ihr Cl. l-l8 tons .rirs supplics.or.?.iirg'.i"rietionr 39rl+f3 tons r:f suppJ-ius h. )t A 36 lr2]r phrsL-s of -i.. Sinc: ac'i.

.

is serviced.i BO civilians.ns cl.onth of sent Ju1y. o:f'"Lire builditrgs eni1 she]rring s.-r. 50 vehicles of the a rargg ...jpE&l.rtla lloi' i:la1.ea. mociel and tras acqltireci i.rst on 1! . area that.i is an i.i--:tL'--1i19-1.'-da)' T.ti1 .ei:'b of for storj.l. ' ' :Inopections have been rnade by visitJ-n.\ugus1 1!Ir5r hrere fillect.i-llor-:a. of 12 lnilitary wtriclrlconsists .::. Q-1ti9-f opened officially f.1-r. dally. Cay.r:'e usecl Et Q-189-L who . for the opening gave to ColoneJ.' '.ir tire serv:-ee given by thc Irersonnel oi Q-189-Lt an..use iextra . cl-osed..r::i.j_ssur::sr S'rn3..]lvithin.astobe}encMa8:. clur':inij tlte i. .rl. Qr.'.perin sub-depot connnancer is 5lrtn (lll Base Depot' .l-ocaiind iinal_l..:l t.plea*<edrij-'i. iv for bres.ties.tt'.rartermaster.l f..ttcn effort io to fi-}l.ran.-1c.. ilal.ttt<....'].::s for' feeN ol (2C. .irpo:se aritj ocrLiipitr:r.rdepot. A sr. is lieLl .':e 9[).r.time.. of ficers.e ti:lln 8O reclulsitrons issues have iircreaseci stcedil. otier is alJ..Li1'"]:€.r..ficient due to very.jidotat. Colonel Jud.ncls. froin A corirplete other jO day-s for 60rOO0 troops T.jeL.' thirtl. anc the daiLy.:. nor.r.nert|:j::ste:ILationr.r-. :l 1.:ci 'i:l Seiror-t. su.j-r:rc.This...*c'Ur'.' I ' Oa 20 July ve.'Oili':1' : i'i: i.: .\nb-..:plice onen) neriocl.bbal approval Lgt$. i. and corments have been vrlry ef. oland.rc j..lr.i' i.'..:n i.11's $paCe !s sufi'Lcient Tire clebrj-s were rnacle.s depot Chanor Fase Section.bheport*oj.n .ioris nS l-)Jenty O:i' Stol"a.l:e An'hverp stagrng area.] : .In:udct.d.satisfactory.h.. cf thj.faci-li.er of a new l. r':pairs for: .. vrill accornlodatc Captain more than I!.il tj-o.ls irr. QrlB9t-M. ard.hd fj. ."r::til^es.r'senti:tion.ras then sub-depots.: the proceCr.bocj< for put irr buildings a:rc1 sr"rrrounc'li-ng arear. the trained tions p*i"urr"r*I .l 1as exccl'lcn'b aS well rr:ciui:lIt.iiCr: .ncl 1OrB01 sqllnre 6OTOOO 'b::o'-'.' pariring the icieal..*--. .rOlrB sqri. orclers anC requisiQ-189-L has at a-ny one *pen. _f o' a lll_ass tf.ti{ili.r-y 1cr.1.11tie:r j'cr' lil..j.ir..If f:lr:j.nl:.lt-re.:.r...tt'e .lt'r ir' :l'r(i :it. been piocessed."ecl or. To uater more tlran 5r0OO re{:-luisitions have CanF Top i{at.

/ ...:il i.ylrr:.11.scr.i.'rr n r t}].'.icl-t or is nor.r. poy'l. 'li''" ri: 1. -l u'J .f.ll-.i.Ju i]:rr. Earl C..n.rt-'l)lal J ' r 1 . *v .ri r.....r..1lr. l.i-. r . '..:(i ..-r)s)ri5 r/.1 a.n e 2}i-hour l.1*..Jisfactory mAnn*r.'..tts :' Cl-a:l"i C. ru . r r i.r UpCf et].: il.i.i-:r'1 C.' r_rril ir-rr ..l !itroz'i"l.'rty Shipping .-r-::ll'.o r:--l i. ...escflr.\ rcccnt l o hc a-t il-fSt-l- 0rcl.t. 1..J i'!1.d s inil. 1n ih:.iI..iri.: .1 se.l .._l L i .i... 1r bc on at thc slme ti_rnc).o reiL : s:i. i. pcl.r au:nrnr..t-tn.ith I't.iii.' i : .r.i.1':. .i. F^'i 1r. ir.-. .. clr-rc to is .. Lt. s Lof irl-.if u) Crr ..r *v r .i:clinll f::-c r.ns. 'i.c Ir':rCirrg arc to bi^. Lor..: .e.(: 5l)ilc.u.]i.11 :-1.r.ers. Thc prr:scnt offic.l: a c.nd -i.t:"t.l\:r -l.' ji lV i r. 1-'ti r')l$.iri:c.ii1. ..rirl't. es.-ir'.r.-jt_l_:.si .. pOf c.'. .di:ri's l'.'i1 :...-::!iiJ . r'.m.. lr. iO :1.:Ll I 1 ....'.)Ol:llitOCiir-I.. j fiill lr: l' l.s i.l:lnli c1tsl. 1 .i'1.1 .y1 ]...l ' lr .c ilri. .rr ililfcr aS l-is j_n cirr:."r]'.ri--cl-o5.-. 1 ot)cr:11. S cohlposeC of 12 rnil-itar.. t. ":".O-'a. .C)l:' to:i.r. {^r^^-^..r.. (/i:u Oli'*i'l {.') Oll:..' r-r j :. ' ..:-^-..t-l Ci' eC(..i.i i.jir1l.r.--t :.. j1 ._L I o.1i:cl^ . bui."' l.l?g SOii":icl of lOC civil-:_.J:'' 1'':lS::.vI .. -i . ' c tll s '_.:. 1 - | . 1' f.ur a\'1 .J r ': r n. c:1.rsf1r. iliit'.ir.r:. r.l + .veu \A her.li.1i.i.ci /fh vr.11'..: ./ tc i-r: 11.-i.I --. Acti. l r i s n r. lr .:i.r..cci by a sta. :l.i ' . or._.r iol-tli.:. i . .c Cl:nnor i-.i r_...uv v4\..:i..1 O.i' l. 'h.l \r n - unlcaci.-' i:11.l). i.c j.. .liilc 1.:rl-osc.bj.:. (ti\- iir : . if' bergcs thc arc b. i.ioil.

lr ..rters'ncrc cs't.tion No informati-on at vrhich point all Dlv. and fifty priLhe p\ at Q-332-? -rriilr c..:t..sol.r.:n-l-is i.-'.blj-sr:cd at e-332-T.es nr-i-neclrsrtr i"ncl issucc.: Fut'.] ):ospitrJs n! .:.:d.t(l:.]u"is.f IQL Lrr1. son3rs of i'ar uscd as touch l:.. rvrcl o.rsion o.-.ird tnrcL.:lir'rfr(i(l I'i. t.inl Inents thcr-cof.:':ds.bor. ' l i t i r i ' l { j crll o t . I l r .ccd in marq.Liop .i:ri.rood.:n knoi.ri.lletions follot'.ana.-i--.gc as .in.: i::'.i c.ch- r. ioru::''ge :rrC stocl. ) ' : i . . tai e 16rBLrh Long Tons Itlo inform.r.. <". tps] i . Ch:f du Pont.ior: suppl.'cre rcccivcd.12) Q-332-r (urah #1) 'i Ftt a.rlr:.ps lnd dlir.: rcports itei:Cquertcrs.li.:t'r.dbecn pla.'cor.1qu:.. {i. whcn l:eavy rains nedc f'rther op:ral.rn x^r'r. Cliss IIf tonni. o 1 ..s: o1' q.il.nd. i60 corCs o.::rc obl.hc suJlt.I i .i[L l.ions A total during this of pcat l.f ilrc Di.. : 1 l o L n i .qoci l9ldr to 18 iiovcnbcr 191+lr.i vroocit'.:rl : i3::t. By this ne..I5lrilr jri.r.:rl '-:l"rotr r:oll$i:'r l.v3r elikA_ vv-t Iir.nps tt 2tt :-nd rrlrr).: .'.tps rl-lJ2A-T lctulf I'ricl il--132-T (bh..h. n:rC for.1istt"r.I 7 2 . ilt: .orcC .:ui:r :rril iytd rrinu crr.'cisr:'u:nir:cd bh...!.ri-sion bcgan three cnlisted mcn.hr.ductccl therc i.i:t' o:^' r".JV.hiptr:.r-5 Ci.^.si otl of i.'praciicnblc.) .or po1-t. r.r.nics o-l' Liu: Cu:. cn 15 /lu.r.sional ire.)r 't.l'. r.r. I.. iu irltl'si-c.o be uscci -['or s.:rraiions l?lrhr fronr 9 August a pcnt bog vias opcned in tlre untiL Zp gctober 0f 50 tons pcriod. !.. i. ic loci-:. Pjrtf .'i..1'lltri:t ollJ':.r's .ust vicinit3' of Ie Hlessis. 'i:cl i.i. l l ' t J r r r : i l .nt C1ass 1ff suppl.ardcd to aplroai'iiic operations Thc golid Fuel-s Branch o.:d during the p.c1.t.j. d':ily FOI.ics of ..r.ii0Ili(li.::n(J lr(rn- Tlt.t ..ust 191+ll?/as apportioncd i)-332A-T(utah .r fi_ulcls by thc 'Tlt""" Gcrrnnns.o1 . Illoritcbourg . t r t : i n r l o t ' 1 .r'uc:liir..'r1 op. Trucks ricrc clispitchccl claily for col1i:ct.rns.-772 olr 9 Aur. n .oui.:".'] ''i:rc loci:tei on lrr:rd nt !0L insi.::c. 5 l r t h r .nCs oi 1:r. u l ' L 1 ! l : j.nc ofi'iccr. i'. D .i-on of ttg-1-ici..rs Utalr Dr:. r.j]r.n r_dnj:.'c3. consolidet.lt i:l:lch ir. .re si. 1.rclsulrscqucn'Lly processud into cordr.

r r L o ' b h .oiB . . .' 'I : r r r i : i ..' .::r::.l-i-sfcd ::ii:n !-"'nclt . . . : . -r.1 . r nL b. I]L'L instif"l "..:rd * .r +. r- Crr ?j :.'-it... o r r . .:iinr'."rfLcttl SN.f : .lt . t l1 . .-po+. : : ' i . : : so ..(t i .n . .f' r 8 0 0 l o l r . r 1 .a.i.rrt Cl_r:ss ITr Ls.l:1.. . : .c n : .crr-t ..r : .xlc. ( : i r . l .. . ' l r C l t . t . .i ' r h t P o n * u r " .r:b-. i ' j L h o n c o f i i c o r I : i .1 .ion.rnl l. t 1. 1 c 1 1 . r r l ' . . 1 .r': i-trr. . hrd b-. ' 1 .. r t u i L l . j . . r . !9lh rii. citlr'ils :r._r.l . . .i. ..'liich . or jt":.r l t r 6 .':ii rl .i i's s.rr.-'r-r (J-336 f .)lJ-)'.' : : : ' .:r:hrl.r .-l'.j u h P r .. 1. . ) r c r ..-'r ....! . l . o n r l : i t ' :i r . .Ccl. ti:.1.rl-1 th- r ..b o t : r ' 1 ' .l: ..i .o n ' .: t .i..{ c o r .!o n t c r : i . 'lc':' ll-.l . .9ilii: lr . l'1 1 op. c r : . : ' : ' ' i .i .t-lt. l.-ci titrrts so th::.' . h . o l t l l . . ' r ' i u dc 1 . .s ord.t.hc . r .tl-r.e ':l. op.'.l .t .(rj r r l i r i ) l .::-L i.. : : ' L . i.r )ilr. t i D.r ' " .it IOL t. ti-rr. r r c t . ir'. i o t t 1 J i . ' 1I.l-:'rc.'. F C L jo'.i-ll S. . .sutupl. r fron-l.irrs.-:. i .+.:.rrur iJ:i1.r r p l o : 1 . .:-.l-l rl l.\rc i . j i 5 l r t h i l i .1t+. an ?5 0ctobut".. I ) ' ' . f ' : ..'Tt l . .l n : .--n cpL-lr. j ' i i r : h i s : j r .( lt i . ( l . a lit..i.j i. : : .:-ons 2L hours I nin:-. ) t ' .st ?CT.:i.. .r r . ' . i J ' ' r'cl 1 ) 1i ) 1r r .hu irnnr:_ un-n."ylcl oi vr. . ' i .unbcrcd.oir.. r l . . L l .ion i . u r i . .:_ ii.ional. i:.i .l-]?2 rias on ]:'l.. .lrl br.'i. ...f. . i r i .'L:.l .o '11.. .::.iI)l.-rc-. ri i : r i .:.[c]'r il-i32A-Tr"Lilt (j-lj6 ori j pOL Blrnch bac.-L l+80 'to( ) t -'' -) " JOJ L. i . . fh. o f . 1. itir tlu 5ith Siiortly Ql.c oplri. o ' t : .n:] _l-oc'Lioit.i .rf't::u:: r:cl irt.l-t. C1y r.i. r . : l .rrcd '.) i ' . : . iri : : l . . o r .y' cor:p:. . a r 1 ' d u ' t y ni.t-j ior pOl Frinch i.: : t o u c l ' i 1 .' In Ciitc PiI. bonnagc supcrrii-:rcr'. ' ! . i?jrj+..-.r C j t ..nl r.ltr i:rilrn. i l . r . i . r I . ' _ i ' ] i _c l i r.. rJcv. I'OL Brmch of i:S ::(:njiiiiii'1. .rl l6 liotirr -1..: r < i i " n ' .: 1 .1i:.ri . ' . i1 t ... .432. j ' l .filtj o. .sc i. i : .--.j : t . . h " . . : :t : . t'..:il:ir-l.iritain-. .:'. l r y n r ' . i . l : 1 .. ) .jrb1on of oi .b o r .' g::ic1-ln....:. ! i : : r .i .ciqr-ri-:"ii-rs dur.o i-it. ! ' s J 1 .i.r 19lrlr.nci si.-ith Q-332A-T oprlli.rc1 . 1 o .l : . .lt .lr :. . l \ i . .ny'. i ' i c .noll: lc'...:. Vair. t t n c ' i .' iicn. b r .i Bl.rci.i..cl iircrr :t1'. i r . r1 1 : . t t 1 ' : r j . l:j:'...oi n 1 . . .i ' : . l . l..' l h ' .ci.nt r. . .i-on':.ci.. .

ed mejn of the POL Branch.t ilovcr..ey1-!i.L--r:Lr.i lrucl< to o.::. l-hich tra.it:::+-s .llati-ons installatiolrs'. vietr toi"a.rme evaj-leble.a'-.ny Class IIf Durnp B6 .all-.i.t for.tr i'ci St.-i. SOLID F{I8LS Q-333A-r Q-338 q439 Q.i: hrd bsen r.rber \91+\.. installltions i.rld clos. a:rd ls0r 255 Lon: tons shi.ro.-..ust 19ii|. 1oca1 i-csues incr the fi]-ling on hanC a-i. the 5)+tir ilJ.. sjri.l.pped b]' truclr from POl.j-onbec.1.lre l.eor('crs lrere r':(j:iver-i to clispose of all POL sioclcs i:'b rl-332-\-? r:ith sically pos:ible.i. -bo i0 Decer.reci L. gal1or bal-ince. The Barfleur durnp ?li. sl-.:ns and 50-ga11on Cru.:ns.oci'.nsfer:'ed to Q-31)+-A as rapidly as transpor+.rr enJ-isl.rere of il-:-73.. were p]-r.l Base i-b. i.j-:l'Lerl i.asclosecl on 3 Decc:rber ancl'bire 5'i. On 27 tiiover.e.:be:: Iglrlrr 2Or75A Loni tons of POLvrere shipped by riil of Q-172.srii.338 Cerissy Forest a-312 fsig.til': ri.r:clSolid Fuels ial<err over: POI. 1! Or or.seurneci cornnrrndof Depot Q-1?3r and on 'clri c::. \raits'c crr:1:1p 22 l{ovenber 19llji. 115 tons'.rtiousr ott rn.ing the cltunpas soon as phyof Tonnage Stoclcs vrere to be e. Ar^Lc:r :rl1 FOl.l cn Distrj-bu"tior: ferred b.rtr:}y Dj-rec:tirres to ADSECand the bal-ance trans''bhell'rere closerl...the Solid Fr-r-clsBra-nch.rt.te tvro offj-cers i:rr.(--lloVtlr-'1r ap1-'roxi.larfJ':ur 'Lotll. Vaast dr:lns. ilirectives.ras c..-nd trvo enl-is'bed nen ol.. irron 9 iru.-rct :.hich lias reduced to enpty $- 1L7 ton3 i.Jraustr:cby the norrnal attrltion of forthcoraing'Distribu'bion tons.1"1' r: Ra:-l .ced in ch:rge of POL and $olicl .r.ras 21767 long 0f tt'{s uere v.. The foll-o':r-ing POL e.b\ei' iirsl.:. e.]:\lel rnstr.e.ons by 10 Decenber l?i+h.urd trrrck -sitipr. Q-3j2i-T on 15 l.lovent'er r'.

BZ ..:..'enber to cilils ]':urc shi:.lt .:riinili.r:r l-.: oi :..tr-t...l.-rrt.]itl(s 1'r.: 1. tiot. ]iui"i.-i r r C . s h.:.rc b.-r $l+tir (!.:i'..l i r ... ' '1.iiu.l:.r.t'tt o I' coi-.oll*co::.'.'i-i''i r:ir i"-i.. i-j.-so nOUnAf i ssrras rnd j-tti-:Ci:CttS:ir)l -: t.:ti{'r-ilrn lli. 1 1 1 'o : l ..-:::il..ir . it. ' t .r.. ilrrrrch -i.ir'. -.1I . il t:r* s'r:liu il.i B:isc j.)i1li.: Lnl i..i.'i...Jr.. .tr...-i-1..o rrt'..1'..1. i.".1 ci' oa-...t.lti.c"i.rts'bituted -i. Ltt i'cliLlr l.i)ltous!)(i I'rrdcr t.. r I t : l S r 1 6 : 1 : 11 ..'i'ii. ]00 ij0].riirti.-l-ri''r'scxj iri-.i' .l e i-..i.l.t i.1t tJr. :ir.:11'.sst-uned.i:is ilroJ..prpt niolreci to &lons.-']s.t1L1.l* Llt't :'.'.o be .c:lrs ci .. Js L1-lJ[i. : .1-. l.: i-li'1.:\r. ..e lur.l :lronr POI instr.:'.r'i'.''i.oit.ii. 1 r . i . $i_ol-lcd officer i:. .r. f on.' shi i-rrrr.t.ir[{)rr 1orig.::]"rts 1'. c.irt. : i l s c c 1 rl : pc'b:. It.i'.:r.i.1is..l bJ' the i". 5J0 cot. th.-il ri.:)]-o I {'ouncl t.i) t:l'.'. ''j--13-lri-T 1'11. l)-r-r-rcs:ltti.l ?f I'l6r'.i r)\)i.-t.ii. i..1-ror to ? Dccemher i:t.:t..r-:r l.'tl t.t:'o..1i:r' ti:::i lritor-ts-i.'f.:i.rpotl.i..:]'1:1 .i. l-i.i' ))li. n:'o.ei r1-i ot:r:l1ilJfj ..roriod i.ioL:.i i tt t.l-c::]ti .\:' :j.t'l lii:1.cl: tini: u:i -l of the conin:ncl rrls r. of FCf. t\l i'rr v -..i: i.r-l 5 I).l.ri .is..1.ti.'..it.'r'ot. C 'r'is 1r1.ii.1'61"xg i"..-..-."oJ.pe.cr...cts of r':ooc1 ).1 1l:i'l: il:] i t.1i-t-''. ii j r. L . lr:'ol'". : ' i 1 .i.-r.) .Jrt'r.:r.'.rs ir-ij-i-Li'ri:ci. ii'r'oi:i ?8 iJ6y11'.[io-' c:{rs i.'.'.rr.'.c." i.: ..:tl i't:r tl "Lt 1'.

II fi fV Scccncl Phase On 6 ltey Lg).::tvr er p.fornaticn and data tc L:c fourrd bcloir unclcr thc ccntrol conc+r.1f. ?th B.t-.ei F D:r"vi.. rrith P.sion re. Thcse ricre quickly then conas absorbcd into sistcd Chicf. j-ns1.t iiobol<en. i):i-i-i-s. Tiii: P'. (. {. a'LQ9:P-l ' .qua-rters. Pcrsonncl of i.r:'l r-ir.r1:. Tras requesteci.. i)-l0g-p-2 Solrcl Fuel du:np locatccl at Dock 228 i:r .i. 1'rcremad. ..u-rt'.e i..-i-1ne.itcr-isirl11 C1-ass. .:r-L.-L"ri i.f aIL POL inst.:l-:l.".:-l.l.d men.:' Di\'i. r.i Ol- i..ris the opcrat'i-on of of the 5l+tfr thc va:rious installaticns of thc P & F Division Q }.Haskellr QlJi. The rlntrverp Stadium vrirs requisiticned for use as a distribulion point.0 e p o tQ*1 8 9 i rr.. a.S.''ier. and toclr ccntrol_ at o.oc..nd set up the nocessarlr Class III dumps.'.'itli i. 't'1 . Lll.lscr:r"ic1 t'f l' nl:5.: l'':'brr:1cun c: ':'u:l' +-irc $rtp.i.'. Detachment rr0rf 58th ciI Easc Depot.>].l'u.tr.hc P 8c F Divisi<.r tc. -"r11.: B.il:. by Channel Base Scction to organlzc. -3 a s c D g p o t a t. ll'' t.the for :"Tt:-cnts British to suiiply us viith pctroieum products until such time as rD .. P.Br') :.q-P-l 'l-lBt-F:-lr. . anc.'*'tLih : octouar rpl+L. l'riiich incl-udcd Boc.::ir.crp.f. iii:lliind.hjor 8c11.. the 1ar6e petroleum ihe P & F Division ilajor of sj. B.1r.x of-fj-cors and nine enlj-s"L. Iic:rd.ijeli:irrrnr ovcr.rnfooli rl-lfl.$. ij-iB9-P-3 et iiaastricl:t.o. l. the Devisj.'.rror 5Lrih irir Birse Dci:o'b iiovc.If:iuttr ni-"ul 1.k cvcr 0lr':s II {r I'v a[ ''9 I)c':pc':i'i.a-l-lation.hjor F..-)-189-I'-5 at Duffcl.n enlistcd nen of the origi:ral consisted of only one officer and one nembcre of.'t-.Depot Q-169 1'ron 'tite 535i1: lJi G::oup. Haskell The in..on.

ras moved into ' the British The dis'bribr. r .nC:i-n(is . of ih:: Translc-t'1....r:l Ll:::L 'Lhi-i. facilities and. 1.- itnt.stricht..' :1.itr.r i..'lntyicrp Stadiun ' r.'.' . a.D.i : r -s 'r':t: . 1l . . I -r.U I . j.. 5:il :..:r.erp to the thc pipe l-ii:c frcl:..: G:-solinc Sup.r. - plpehcad at Lia. 1 . : i .L a l .. ..cport.L ci .rnandedby capttin to install and opel'l-t: The 6gBLh lras soni to i. . .j r r i 1 1 1 ri ''. ' | : . of ttrc 698 E.. thc British Petroleun plant.: .' .rt-icn point locatcd tl:c p: bro-lr-ul insta. for loading i:rcl loca1 rnainl.-1. i .L t .ict. to l.l:.retr Ccrps. ....'i -t'. .:' ' 1' : :' .i . l l l r . ' r o l ' + i u i ' n j . l. .tr. ' .:]i1. ' : ' i i .1t l : e L . r . . l_... .'. .crmpany. r:. dt. Sigar"sas iis rcprcsontative.l s:rctit'i'L3' -1'. .:lcl oj' r i tir [ ] t r .. i r : s .::-.r1y Conpan.ntl. .ci_'lities fcr ani tirc Tankago & ?ransport clecanting rrere insialled installa- at the Standard "unelican plant.rfir:1C L.l r . # B9 .: li .r:c il:'i'Lj .'rork nas completed by the pcrsonnel charlcs j"ccann... a . -1.i..ir . Captain -. 0n 1 Dccenber 1941+.:i-t.i..oLh thc Lrritish and in thc ..S.ri': l'r'.s l i r j .. .1.. .l:. r-.luij j. ii.l:-:ci alila. .'ijj-c ni:ji:ai. ' . ?l:c Union Petrolj-fiere tc..1.".Jc. {j)irt1ir.tr ffi i* * $ } tr tr .ion Planb on 20 Novembcr 194L anC sct uD tn Petrolcu:i for Faciiities dn::rrning Lr?5i) i.. j1 l l. This '.hc . \.j . Tiemann. . S . .1..enlc trucks rrcre instal-led the ?:'ens1:crt and }lairdcl instal-lati-on tion...ons of Dicsel decantinl Fuei ciaj-lr.' . lrrrlir]:.cnancc facilitics in the Beliian dccantj-ng facilitics bulk trains M Shell ijT-80 at 1ot.i.lii":.1 i : 1 .. . i i-iln St'iii:ri'::i'ci . l . .ir.'oti:' jJlcsi:1 )'. 0 c l .pc.. t i o n o ..r.: .bo thcir cluties. : i l ' i ' . : i .rtl1nr E.r:c. l.L . bc of assistarce Lnor..'ri. ' ' .erc as$igncd . and addi'bional fa. nt?(:t-i. the by 3951+.-i.ne-r"icanaui]:orities.. Ecl-gr insrtallcd. .i. dccir. ..P. conraanCecl L .i c n : : . l ' .-l 1.1.tt: . 1 j..rei"p instar 1ation jlol-land.li'..f'. cor..'cre -inste11efl in in the Bclgian Shcll plant. i.r.*a. l' c r J .. b .r-.l ancl tirc rnJn .: . j . .r1ol.lc i..nil. t.

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ri. Dc.1 j Jli.ir.t. Di.(1i.'. " s .the Antl.iv*l of thr.t OZrttr ili. ' l p c . The fnstallLrtlons activitics at Antirc'lp prlor to tfrr_r.'u. i r.i cuatj. sion of the sriall detachment of troops sent to Ant'.rerp area cgntinued to Antv.: p r : r .lr_Ll. B .. r it o rrt iltah 13r. investigated.:.. Doelhofstraat. on this comnanded by Lt. Iirinnesota. iiralter date and sct upon PauJ.t.Ql.The fnstallrr.t.rll. and las knoun as Detachment trCtt.{oretus}ei. lr.i Base Dcpot too!. r j .naster services for troops in the depot arca.pot. !/rf6 Qli Base Dcpot are outlined in order' "bo prcsent a picturc of tirc conclitions .rel'p aftcr troops within the Gcrrnar ev.f j:tJ . iith signcd Q l.j .. 1!as contracted use by the IJ. parts L. arnies..or 1.1. date L/r laundries l. facility Ia'undry ancl dry cleaning the plant of De Zwaluw Laundry. As thc troop 2g5 plantln of . t l a c t i r r c ' i . of Q-fE'g. 1''ili-ilc at i. lfi i i . r a r .me into Division.{erxem. o n t i c i u .J_ t on..ihich rnaintained mobile headquarters of militarlr service units . . and to give an idea of the situation over the opcration .. care of these rcquil:t-'lllc)nts.:. existence j-ts mission. vras the first 2/r-3t. .:__:-ll.Iere contracted. strength I.o bt:infi st. Authority in.i .:1s|1. t..Le Hawe.i:'. rras granted by Channel Base Section.rea covering most of .rll. .t*' 103 . the a. and Silsburg eontinued..r .i ir. to use civilian firms i-n place .. of Prance. Q-i81-T.ltt.rrr. and up to the present Divi- and .rrt P. i.rlrj-ch existecl. n d in th.tr. of providing Quarter. oriltdllj-zat ion.vision rthen the 54th . perforn€rd b)t tl:.rerp..'. insrease.".'j'.1 .( dry cleaners have been used by the fnstallations '. Zuk of St. and for ingr but did not have available as rnost units of this type were attached. s : . This 418 HerenthaLschebaan.on llas to supply and setrvicc all Belgiun and. Laundry Laundry Ribby .rt::r: t.ionr.The Instal-l-ations ce.. The Installatlons b *F Division procecded to esuablish itsclf military mobile service units to the fast-noving in troop servicfor the mission...tions vrl \gt t of Q-189 oriainated on 2/n October L9/+l+ a part as The mis- ^r *h' r'c+h nn{ Base Depot. 5ase.-:ri-i. i s e D c p o t othcicluties I ' .S' Army..

jrhrl f r e.lerp V-bornb siege.'..' eivilii-rn d.rere under operations to handle thc to aid the new and the processing of sa:nefor return contrect at that time :rcrc requ.S. of Quarternaster salvage Firns trho.rn necessary to to the naln of- Alost.r. Brusscls.L srrpplyi. where bodies vrore Bodies:'i*".. "fp w cr" f:rci. lsL .nt crc\ thc:trc."..rile .the"Inbtaltrati:ons. r. rla.S. Sub-installation officcr' :raintained civil-ieun firns provide service to troops in their fice in An+.tics for r.r . A nrorgue tras oferated at th.rength in up tc. Lih.r..ypr.giu4.ntlrcrp problein alroc.pehi Responsible for all civilian firrns.rtc.r.. Hcrcnthals.iit.Itrr'': ('5L.:pilir. inr. tselgiun.BIancbi liusponsible for issues of operational. .'rerc responsiblc fn Novenbet Jl9/+/t.ustcd to expand tl:eir additional salvagc nork. ?roop F-eggf4oBlg.r:ning f!.on.- of ure rrorts of :. ppesr.:ere rcsironsible for:troop sub-&reas.:1:air'1 sho''cr tr'nior:i re|lii. tdlitary personnbl during the Antr.rl''i ir:lir:cl b.or shipment to a U.Sst * .1 S. and additional firns rlere contracted . uader coatract :' ' to.d and tire or-. cenretery..tlpEiv..:r.J-itics.1"ohted gravei p"rt dis' f.!ro difficul-t to cometo Antl. - IJ'$.nd servieinq in th.. ll.. Bel.t.ng founcl it vcry vice for troops loclrtcd in outlying narts of thc der:ot ilrcer '. Arny fflg cfotfiirl osc I 1'..'-.verp. resirlb oi of ilrc hilrrrl lrt:en So rrainttrinc'ci Tr-oop s'. was dividcd into four Brai. t.rar.Ditisi.ir o. are&r axd '. S.e'20tb Oanadian Hospital'losated coil6ctea at Ahtvenp.r as i.zation of the Installations ches'as follorss &. The orgairi.s and Ghent.lrcasc.r flcilj. Thc Installations Diuisi. .orders 1?ere reccived maintain a sah-ago collccting by the Installa'.. each of . suppilies 'firms used by .rerpfor Qttartcrnaster scrvi-ces. Division mtssion assigbed.ions Division to point for the collection to depot stock.r!:ichl..on thereforr: establishc<i sub-officcs in Ghcnt.civilibh ' b..

uas ncccssarir as thc limited had to serve for both :rrnics.'. geney.asnot in opcration to tho Instalfor fivc months. and extra facilitics lrcre mainta-ined to nect any cncr- by thc installatlons.s'. problen$ ccnfl'ontins thc Belgian the fnstallations Governrncnt.inq'hc pcrsoi:ncl-':crt' (ivactratlnz thr citl7 an.d cc. bet*een iJ.ci. T'hc area scrviccd tish. and Lt Zuk. faeilitics Briiish This iias successfuily Coordination betracn l.:r.rij:Lr nccc-:ssdryto c'trr. it r-.S. r.thc coopcr.b}..iajor liialko. . no:.". offcrcd cizcd..'' : ' .inf installaticn prc. locatcd at An'tlrerp ano r. ---' ...:crc rnadc by thc IJ. ilrc propcr paper '. So6lap1.::& .l l:rprovi.'as drafted Division. ilnd throughout tirc att::cl.'orh.S.: ..o}r eVV L" 1'.-lr.slo$-noving (Officc a nachinery -----------J of thc Belg1an Governmcnt.t$ t).:-tion opcrating r.i to si.rndcr contract rcccivcd a dircct hit and '.'Arm$.ffiffi**lr"'.$ :..crc standardizcd.j{ .f5. Dlvision s. aol '.. . trco :'cpai-rs *crc nadc.rirtions.'orl< Scrvi. .te'.'.t ions Livir.as again i"n opcration. and British coordinatcd of civilian'firns R. By interecdence of t}re:iJ.C.irch ixtcnt by thc V-tsonbs.icn . . Arrnyt The thc payncnt of labor and supplies' -. . i.ng of troops in thc Antt"crp ar()a :tas a. Gover.. by thc Bc:lgian plant providcd a servicc or. ci-vilian Governmcnt for positlbn for serviees firns received no .iionPlaisir lations but aftcr Divisiotr.r c1:r.r.S.'as controll-cd by +he Briforces for use and the problem of coordlnetion arosc.-r..lnsti:ll-:.1-sl1jProvj-ct-d il..:nts.-.r'y d.tLsl . Adnin!g!ratlyt-!r3:.Fron : thc period ' ' 'payinent through thc'Bel-gian andtLoy ucrc in a critical rendcred thc U.S" lirrny.standard prlce of the fnstal- r'. $ .. dif|i. the . Problcms of this arose fron tirne to tinc.y ou opc.4.euudry.Jfti:"t:. I9L/n to January L7LS. thc eooperation Dirrision Onc of the everlasting was price list control and paynent through by the Belgian A . .Ir':-.nr.0. inter:r:t:d r::rd rnovi.rasdenagcd to a ccrtain pair.rncrs that could not be criti__ l.rentr:ith lations and al-l pri-ces :..-.cult V-Bcmbsicgc. as clvil-iafl'. l.{ of l{utual Aid). Arn1r. October. organized as tlre 0'!'{'A' hela up payrn.

r?67 r3?2 Lt.' ' l lb. Pcrsonnel.l.. Civili-. Laundry . Division had previous expcrj.rlcr ::.Ssion.1 incrl.'as refusrd by the Installctions Dlvision. 2rg83r/n6/+Lb.C.t."rithout thc tcchnical.rgarncnts from the Port.assigncd to thc Installations in civilir:.'tsbru':r-r:. r.i Association asscssncnt vas clirninatcd frorn ]i.t.Arny irrvr:iccs for payrncntby thi* 0"t1. to dcpot stock as possitype ble b5' processing through civilian $as the roccipt of 121 tons of 'oil An (jxamplc of a shipncnt of this lSC clothing and ":atcr-soakcd fron a Libcrty ship vbich hsd struck a mine.-r.Q. clvi.i"fl*Yry"tuqt cr? J f ilst '. in a. of the InstalLatlons Divlsion.looth11' fror.'cri.r:ffcctcd ii: .ncc by 0.U"y thc.A".. but paymt:ntof thc.undry " ' . .S.Salvo.i plirnbs tat 5.gurcs for the pcriod Octobor Lglr/*to October L9/$z ''' 'trE.' I)/'r-tt '''.ct.: personnel and 9W" of the darnaged shipment vas reelaincd suggestions rcturned to depot s'ock.lgi.Hospital 'Laundr1r'Salvage .a" af carnings as membcrshipfcc to thc Association.l.S.-1''. lntions Division frould rcturn and the Instal- as nuch of thcse supplics fin::s.' thc Association "ottld bl11 li.difficulty '..Troop .Troop Dry'0leaning Dry Cleaniag . 5.tt. '. Arnry schools for thc mission that Frorn tirn€ to tinc shipitcnts of nc'.l-ian and thc ardent labor of the peroonnel of the Division.es cncountcrcd'icn i:rilitar.gc r-06 .3.rere rcccivcd.cncc or lrcrc trai:rcd in II.rc on' is All businuss in Br.n life confronted..dana.r:c1 9p'.r s.1d this to thc T1.sc r. 1"16791172 {:OOrSS6 tA.gedcondition cs'a rc.ro nronths of con- stant dcbat!-ngand intcrccdr. irn. Arrly introiccs.' ' The foliouing arc' totel contracted firnrs would not havc con- produbtion f5. thcn.S.sult of encny aetion. Through the tcchnical kno'.i"':n orglnizcd into Assor:iltlons.tit.. Aftur t'.'Lj-ons rlli).?021016 Lb. pleted this ni.. cirrrii ql rln vir. 5..*G il-. l.l til"rt ti..ro. cc:'trtrr. n firns r.iledgc of th.

J:_visiol.1l r i .c. . r .itrclusj-on ItCrr i-1. i-n contrest to thr..t.-:rd tc thc eonr.r'. m n l n v . and by cornrrcnding these ucrc fon.1 . l:itL druns int6 :.f.. Tnl.nt thi for 5/*th Qi" 8:rsi th.. r .l s T""ti}ir. and four projcct. ni:sior: ot cr.g. :rerc nadc availablc 1ras call.l-1.. hr: rcqucstccl th:l+. . i . Thc Inste..-..irt iir p. fron tinc to tir'-. 3.nd.c cnlistid .. 1'' ir ' l ' .w1q!+!lFlrn$a!rb.ih.T '.11r locatc. de Bouchout ct Thirion in Paris.-.trr.nd. n rrldc orl fa-cilitius '.tilry .reclanaiion.r y.nd n. (-ri.t v t-rnc 500 cnl. 0l-nlfri11'r ri r . DetLcln. .Inc ?0C civilian Divislon. # -l f* l. .*.-crc turncd' ovcr to the P 1C'7 for this .iv i ^ oI: r.ticr':r j.llnLl-. vf '']h{-rL thcy Luurr1.()l.Ano.. I ' Th'-.r inpor+-:rnt pLrt in Tlpon thc visit of Ccncraf ul.arded to Gcncr. of rtorc f .. ' ' l i r u .s lri-rsc.-cdcdfor Arny usc.'ullt:lnovcC tc E/* Grijspc'-lstT:tL'-r At thc prLscni n{.gcntly n.'lro..'.l Littlejohn Hc rcplied the survey and the sanplcs subnittcd.'rason surpluses. r' !i r "il' T'. Dcpot. r n .-in.iirr.. sufficicnt but since the. . ' . tiotrs non and four civil iirn cnPlcyccs onc yilar ago. .s abolished.tr:r j :-r. .tions by Ateliers Divisj.v LlllVrVJ(rLJ !1I e of Q-Ie:9'. The offict.:.r ' ?)- | .Q 'i111 .d.. tL'.. r.-d upon to nakc a survey of Jerri-oart plants Ci-vilian plants .11 niJ. .i-stcd nen . a survc.i.:ga.|t.'crc agrin conteetcd.i r j(. ir.rsion i'iinc firns vcrL contacted and Thc best of salvagc oil sarnplcs $cre subnittcd sanplcs r?cre subnittcd to thc Install:.-ILrc ncudi. & f' PL:ints r'. ^. ' n l i L t h ( ..-'i) r': l .rt f. Rcunis Soc. Europoan trar had cnded and .g ( I. /t d?..r bc nadc.:. thc aeccnt .rir S l .rnd trash cans.llations spccial projccts Littlcjoirn. p1:ryLd a. r : 1 J .s rr-rc prrslntl. . / f". : : s : L t . ' . ilnd cj-rrilian thet cxpi-.r ( -. L ' . .i..arbngc .) / .r c r : ir s i-)y.n.skcci to ?ht..i:scd i. renaininl Depot stoeks shor"rcd in i"be Theatft' thc projrsf cans on hand to supply thr Division forccs Thc Installations repeir r.on for arrproval.

:r1s. .-1lntions stocl...tlon of hostil:tics.rj flirr s.!r f61 r' hl. or itll for t l r l ( ..unr. '-:crc assigncd to thc contractcd firrns as there rnainteincd as e eivj. rl cL r:1to Dif_ o v .and'cj-'iilian sontracts until rill agiiin firms progran. ..rcre to dcpot stocL.s d. Bllgiun.t. 1 n c . Fr:i-sotr'-. Ald i.xinu'. Cl'rl.p r c . conc by llal:inl.r u. .!rc iurncd V-bonb sic. at vhtih l:.s problcn f i 4 u r rvlJf .r15.ccor.gc. purch.1. q.ri blo'.::: fr s fr I . thr.: ' . Durin. I'.. L 1 . n c o l i t l t L r i .vrithorrt thc loss of a of thc 463rd L:lundr. cffcct dcpot bc put lnto in Janun4r elosi-ng datc. ftr... i etii rrj' il-11'.l.L1ir.:nth.s.lian Ges sonc doubt r:hcthcr result of thc terninatib'. to rcmain in operation 1 Junc L9/r6. '. thc schedulcd 108 ... d i-n olrtnitlin{ dyt. r r n qr : . f !: I lj rr-l. ri. thcsc could bc furthcr of Rcciprocal is J:lrgc.':. Rcphcerncnt has bccn firns nust still bc nain- nodc.rp1ishcd Al:ry Shoc Companyin ilcr.rl$:. : r ..sL. to the Arny rcdepl-oyrnint extcnt..1j t.''hich is rr dy.. they cannot bc reliccl It is upon to the full"cst expectcC that eivilian arc hcLd in rcscrve. lirOO pnir sLir Actiorr \?as t{rkcn to rrrbuild of shor..''. trro rnobilc nilit:lr.liLS '. ! : ..t.. due to Q-189 for duty. nnt. and l'.r.-1y Qp.:.rn bub contr. .nits. supply ci-ntcr. o-C 'AC sho-...ii. taincd. .' Conpany end thc 300th Salvcgc Rcpair fnshllations Division for duty to rcplacc civilian firns Conoany.7 cl n blncl' drirl< bluc by civ.'inc: of thc dupot r ' TOOr (i(iO c.s-.' thesc r:iobilc units ucre no 1on) gcr necd. fn bcpt:nbcr l9/+5..ed by thc arrnies end ':src'assigncd Hor. . consistinq rr-conditiorrud oncl ruttrrncd Shocs..st-s :Ln l:Lrrnariy.ict(.r i.:r Bclg-i. itllcl llfrpro.r'oll X clothiri:1 cc'lol . .i th.:.cl thj.:r.turn'.. ] r ?O:l ucc is r.revcr. . IJt46. but as thc nission sornc civilian Ijpon thc tcrr:line.:n into th. conpletcly slnglc pair. . r- Cf:rss X r:lothirtg Divjsion.ls. 1800 pair into selvcgc..1.. ' . . .

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i .st(r.nt il:d r. bi-l1.lt'. Pl{iiSE I-tI . 2.naininS: pcrsc:Liiclr ncv:.1c.'crp. $ r.rs: :nC cquipnt-.' 'cu..1ny c:-s.1 S 9 . :. S.:ding Tht bi.pot propcrt'y orl(. '.rtcrn:.i. r'r)r-lrcnsj-bilit.':s tii..!l. s th ''L!:ddu. to turil thr out tlic plrbs.:r..s s j .dl:tr.1 :ssi. .' "it.:lvatorc llcss 0ff:. sllcrt rgL ci.t c i .sc Dciot. 5/. Ln.:. faciliti.brlitiT. probl!r-. op.dditicnal pcr- A..'ls.ipn.1u.r .:linis"i.i::.'cru :':-r'si grou! '. o:' '-.r.:rtcrn.C.'crr. r ] .d.:itlr C:'"ptain Potcc+. d t o I o n iL l r I uf sor.f -. ' : .' rt.in Jl-ck f.retions t. t i c . . trgrnsportstion r:lJ.lLirr. .ir'--tfc.i " -:i r i n r ! .t ir-1ii9.-rcrc ir.r::ticn.ci 0n 26 lr:'. .tii. r"*i-ii:inin..nt.t'l-185-Il 8 llr-r I9/*5r:t '.stur 'iith Thc s.rit:c.hir.: s : : t D u p c t Q .. to Drlrls i-q'r.F . C-ct:in 3 .::.rrt'.dquartcis f. tltu n'chin-' sni-.ir:ricnr-ncr: of hie..lr o'. . : ' r .-.iiiticnrl dutics as follo'. C-ntein Ii^ip.'Fr \ :1 t: :ir dur. Procurrp.ri '.r of civili-i:n lia . . officc:'L1 'rcrc assigircd ''iti: Dohrmann T. 5. . Lt S.intcnlnce.' l n -. ( . . L]]" ij-' of f1u-:::t. ...'-s -..C-t-r:}tions . ' n .rc utilizi. Potc-t.rin '. t c'ct" i:".1 rn r g :i :Pi)l rci.n. i. sub- d.i t o v . stil-r cariuci on :.'. of all Fool. b.hich tiric thc unit.'rrs i-or el-.s r:rid ilLn '.jn rLn.-nt irrri -.r-i *u i ' I . In . "i'. s l ) r c u s s .nr:nc.ncc of all oi officc:'s dcpot utilitics.i B:. and rirint-.. d cr:r..spi"rL p::rts..ilr.'i to Duact ?-169. ]u. .ts.a v . lst Fur:ctions 1.s f olio. t p .an'.:ls r-licvcd oi dutics its Depot of !-1S9 cnd '.. Upon rc:rcl:il:g .h.i ri . ' . c rI t.. Chi:ntia Cirrilian Offictrs ".:Cninistration .rs ncsri . I-^.for Ad...Cpcr::tron of ofiic Fr"irnishine Opuration of i:"bor .'.i". pct. .?ith T/0 & E uqui-pn. u:.ntr.. s * "i n o p i r " .i -:s Dipot lur. r c 1 .. L. .i's 1s lL:ot until !u:.th.:rci-lI9L5. ':rtci this '.:hi1c.. r .li:pots '.nt. .ccr llcss & 3illctinE Officcr of thc Dcnot tu::rtcrntasti:r Rcsponsi.1nd rr-r-nt-n:'. i n i 'r r i : r ' t s . shops of thc e v r .t-i'i . fcr n:. 6" 7.il r : r i . ..rli-. Jlnt..:nc cnij-si:cd n. :. : ' .r : t ' ..r:i't!Lon. :'rnd nir.li c':s.-'Y^ r r iyn qL.nt.riilsN.iptt.sscsr offices.i. .o o t I : . sot:11c.s "'rs equjpp. .J nrint.r$siqniri to D''pot liotor 3.icr! s'nt Brittain to.' 'r '. lrl..iti : r l l r . ' ] g i u : : .:s: Cr.1-inLen:lr:cL .rri..l.rtcrr':Lstt r thc.llc.. of ofijc.

.nr.-r.r :D .Frost and ltlotor rs Dcpot Qulrtcrrnst.nch. .:rnoth..'{!$ f. lst 19 Scptcnbcr 19/*5.cl j"n t...rt.t orrc ti:i' pcrsorni. oilic.r th.c1qu..tt l-ir..br-rsfor ..'i.d::r -. . -+ vhich tnd thc lliser:J & Procurr..Tlr.tir thc us.. 0n 22 {uly lt Lt Chiantie 1'.'. sccord floor pnintc-.tions..tiri s:r|-{i.d in gr. tiri:rct floor . ncc r'..r.rs.. Znd ILt Gcorge'.. t.ildit.tcly r".:.'as rc..''-t. ..lc ..:r.r 19L5.g. first is us. P* Proctfl-ncnt L"'l ^-""u:11.potsr din.- of fir!..r' -.rt ri tci bc quitc thrc'. :'.:v..:1.ctor:y for" op'.an Officcr.t".:es not. channcls r.qu:-lt... :.pproxina. civilil.:rv:'. toor' ovct' thc Civilier: lst ilcss as ln additior:al l{uss Officcr }1::s6 Officcr duty.l tincs Junc 1945.ne 85 nilitr..s hil:h trci c..ntl at prusclt i]rcr i.u -'nC i1t pr.r-7 To givc nn idcr a to"-l-l of o.ver.d:r. 0n l-3 and C..r. o-f civilion nur-.yi6d.hiclr pro. This prov'd ill I Lruildinq lit oni..iicd fron 315 ciuilian Cffic* to .tid br.::ttscrrr:':es appointcd Eillcting Pctcc..s Lt Bryan '"::ts rclicvcd as Officcrs !{css by 2nd Lt Guorgu l:rrlsh. officcs is rrs. C.. This pronust bc curod ^"A"-' I u L.l ti.^piain I9l*5..slnt r11 supplius procued tl:rcugh nornal supply ch::.'u::rtcrnitstcr arci plpo5.'Dl:not Earrim..r i:ui1Tlris trt b. . Brynn.s'ru. 0n -..ission. cl"c.:i"i::.:iorking for of ''orli.r.rbcr Jlg/*s..ficcr.s chl.tj::tr.i ii-:".rs.d i.r l.lii-vud.:ind.}tousis Brr.r..s'Off'iccrs by lst Jarncs A 0n 15 Scptcr..t-..':tr:..!.": :'. ris Oivi1ifln Potcct. Officur Lt Luro.--akCo'.S::rith ucs .lic.:rt. 0n 2{..s.l ho'.'.vcr:'.s Th.. t'. building.jsf .r^:tior.gcrlin Dcpot Quartcrnn.nf dinlnish-d. }irbor.-rl for stor^. irr-or shop 1'or c'rt'pi. i.11 tnrls thure.m Ln unlo:rd:i.l'is.':r.j. of th.crsonncl hr.. so .t Utilitii.. thc -'irlrullol:s.r'.vr:tor. loe:.!rd Ctptain i::il]l...vrjd :.'::s prccurcC 'r t.fc./es prolrilnch. rs civiof 600 Thls IJcrc bcgan'thc fiz'st lians r:cfc hirr.rf . utitriti.ht'..:+.crpproxinat':ly thc Dc^ot Quutcrnastcr.t i.ti. .'-:. cxpcri.ilt thc scop' of opcr:.-.ii' fi-r)ot '-itl. C:rptlin took ovcr dutics Pool 0f.hot'..... Scptcmbcr l9/r5."rl procurcr4i.S rcli.i:i3s i.:ptain Dorhnnrul i.:grd sr-.rir".i1ab1u through by thl" Fisc:'.. i.pot llu:rt't(.. of th. Officcr. loc.s poi-nt r. tircrc DUrbuf hrs v..d'.riht Thi.. On 27 Scptcrnbt.. D.r. u{. lsi D.:ht nornel supply .n i:.'' .d ]oc:rtt. old '.:pc.ncl nilitar}r 25 pureor':noJ cn.s'-.".-r.r liJ.t". 1'ctriei:.. . .stcr opcrations. thr Thr.. floor stori-i.u qr through . during this pr.quilrp rl '::iti t tl f'rci.

-. tc build.' 1'. .. .niinco of pain- '. 1:r'bs.Strh: ihi rl for s::ni tir".osul.. .. (.+Lu!!^ ^'1.i l ' t .t:r. suFt-r'vis.to on rt t. I'tll:ljt.r-'Ir incc of in.^. i . i l r .inqs . -r:irr 159lrd fl.t i.ir:. iti. r:1:lcrst ":.. 1.u1.ior t)I'ccltf eC : .'-. L ..t. . Illil-]t r in '..g Tc.7.rc ''l Cl.ssi-str:ci i>j'Lt Jlnus'.'i 15'. ' .t . PC: Stccl::'.r it:h . to laki.nl' projr. lL't Tot. unclcr corm&lrd of Jolu: A.-r rir.i ' ' .. 6.i_ 0. -li-if. . 8i:. rl :_l 'cst i.1"ctrrc 'Li-ni.r:t. I . to ri. o n n .c. .t.rb-O.iits.-d b. .b:t."i:ieh .rr Lt. l]tjlity Dcthcincnt. a D':ltt.r-: ovi-. .'-1.j . .: of n.urli'l sill-r ts :lr.r..urni.-snr. _ c : t 1 : i ' : i ' . :lc:" occup'.r a -l-.tior:s.rightr ?t:ls i-t:cirn. S S .h.tjcn C. .nd( cl ..i:tg. n t : ' ...o-r1i1'. ^. :r \r.t:i..-tions. .. r.d frort a shc'. i i:rit..r i: c. l. ' .s cn tl:r .. r p .-s frct' V-bc-bsr pt^ov-li to b. li nc'1..' ." rlcpct .sti:r for dut.. T : . *. l..ti ''iri.'. I 1:l Du.ctsi :rr T.1-ibu:-iclitrrs in tli.r's ...:orl' 'i'"^- ''c r'l '.n.h 'Ll-ic ' ddjtion Sr. i si' r-.. cncl.'iri."'ie.9-'i cf Civ-ii'.ish '-u :rt. it i i .1i. .(-.s for Sr4:r.l:n.r:. .i r .-tirltts "itll : ..ii:.' ir' "clk tir.:n i'.ils ..ll.r I c:lrri. : . :c ''-'s jjcr.-r --Oj.d O . i r _ r .shor. r' ts.ssrrs srr'b-cicpot ar.t^.r 1 ( .otor pooi Cons iructi-on Ccus:r'uction 3::rb'c ct' sllb-iit.-Dot (j-1i.ll-r'. I'.l i t. -. . t .ui. pt:ojucts t. Civjli':. t\. .xcl-usj'. . .inspuctin-'oi'ficr." : l i O . connunio.c of :iIi. first 1:'-r'g.is.i:rr tiris ltitht r l o r . Ofr.l' ti:. +-^ L.il-li 9 li.or'.1.t.crcs Tcnt Ctt.shirqbltrs into \ri-siting inCluCC: corrt- 1.si..:liich +-h. of :'.1i."hrffcC -.rr:"ner:of til plurnbing fixturcs.n.r' .i. j.^ Ono of th.'.d nilitary .1 \ i I . h:c tc b.l-oc .. i t .ltcyo r:.rc1:-c.':: '-. Iitilitj-.r'. :-t -l'r i i.r-ssigncd to thc Dcpot Qunrpcrsonnul..1 " ..nc rllr. .ets .r-.noUnt of '.r.1':rrj' r cf :'.bl-. )'r. 5.ncts '.c-r. . .. ^ . j c r r rr ' . nl"int.'1.:crk ''^:s uS.i : t I p t C ? f . .r.:l suit'.jt f'cri-ncn. lr...:'r. i .1'i I rr.'.'. tr:n.':.r:'-ii"t:.. r..xp'. .r..:ii.r rlhich "ts t. 2.i:f ic.11 dcpor. i-.:itlt ski11. II: '':rs .. '-rl'::.1Iir proj.t .r. ... -'n r t .:.' civjLj. CtS.ilrr-i ::rcrlnrlsn 0n 12 Jruu 1945. l-incs rt:-11 incl-uclc n".inrrl''r sl'ills f-fsolLnrfr . ...int. r'.'it.:' i.

t.trch:runt pcrsot'rncl :.stcrr..IItil:-ty 1'. .dqu.iid t1"ya13 h'..ing ov.'ith had.t.t:r._. n: _ny. T .v.o a civ.::s Dt:r-rpi:rCd:. Civili-r. :rost of thu ci'riii:n labo1-hrs hi. Li..-jor portion of thc Dcpot'z*€ '.. " . i .n ruturncd o. t)_pot i.''. _ _ : ..tcr d-i..li. in e.hc Durot'1ui'.: - \:1 .-l c1l s.hr.r:'. diseorrtinuccl thrcughcut r-11 of thi of Q-1i9'.cciivcs :ud changcd to va: porson pcr d..:itii Thcrtcr dr:pct.s l:t.rlrt(. . . : ' t r s u u t L t r _ :"t i:riy on t_i.r vulL... civii:_ln cr'rs tic'1i j.:orli..potrs lnelud.' Civilir.-Ar. e ncnr.:.rcd.t-: . i i . si.'.':chrri.-c1.. .-nt:rnd nll of rn.:id...o r'.hich food'.1s '. Thl bull.I'icss ''ias orqlnizr:d th: Ccpot.blc. to bt du::ctiv:i. ' ployici Th.u .t. . .nisrion.-spri--cl.rti-]-il1r "e11r in th. clf t.':rs iu:'n(..d cvcr tc tirc to blr. r::i's ''t..r.rtcrn-.-rs thLt :i11 '::.-.ri.f ril to thi.rli:r. ':ilich pcol 1.^-rs.rtc'rna-stcr.C tc is cp-r:riicn b_ hir' . follorins frorn'tinc.r thous.:cr l. cct:trol of't.r'..r . r:ivilj-.: i t r .nc.t . to bc covt.ft Inginccr r-Itilityr rt.rre-jriC.p:'ov (: inrrr.nl j. and ltn-o.r.j-nstll-1ati-ois but in s.l pri:sc:'ibid iocC li{s prcp{.u.'...lirn e.ld civilians en- enpIo).lut:-ichrecnt.::ssign{'d lr"bor gangs unclcr thc supcrvisinn nintbgr of th..lui)L-'. dciict is Qu. i .e: o-f '':orl-'.' Ltu ..ii . j it _ i r . ci ni lit-. civili:lr truelr-s.l-usi cf il:.o1.. vlsion of rilitiP'.:('e. . rnd'clcliiergd sub-Jcpots cn:l.cl pcr by Thm.:i-tgorts._j i.s phnn.n tc' f.:.f rrj.5 in t enriplir. .l pri'. ! ..'.1.out ..c:l thc n:-:-n. .t_.rL. bc'..r-i.r civilir.r.r't]:-ir".f thc by irir'irr-. . .crc c.rigcd onc n(.n un.rlnspor- On 15 . f.-n took nost r. .-riC ln ll cint:^.nt.r: tluougirout .:o1oyn..11..-. rti t . .-rnri thc dirict rrsponsibllity thc ru.-n ti:l. : .t rp tc'h-n:l.r.ri D. Thc rnr-sscsl'lrc !€:-rsonhtle st.rrtur!^t:-. .lu: -bl.d succcssful'until Dt.:ugust Lc'/.r':.lcr tlrc supcr'. so'Lh. rious tc tinc._ {: . v i .r hcr..y.:.l < . cescs thc :.stcr At prcs(.nth. vi.'in..:i_- .: Clvililn Thu notor t:-iticn.cnlistcd thc ''lr-rr. Ti:is systc.t th.n nlrjor projt-cts ltl:cr Llc't::ehn.1"l kitchcn r:l:-rCvuJr pcssi.::.ffid.nt progr:."..hieLcs..r. th' Dj-rcct'ivcse thr. slicri -i " D.

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