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|g SUBJECT Tank Repair Plant in Saratov 

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•.-^.tanjc^pair _^ant in Saratov (& o 3lVHA6 o 02*j3), Saratov Obl*,,t. 
if/. ^ > kra ffest of the town between tho 'railroad -.lino' and " 
rWW ° *>*<#*> boutJj of plant, on tho opposite side of the 

I oad, .vas a large workmen/ settlement., A railroad track entered ' 
the. plant from the north. Tho plant repair plant ms nufinio 
operation only shortly before -or '.'during '.Torld iVar 'll. 

The. area of the plant extended about SCO. motors mtoeured from cast 
to nest anc. 1,000 to 1,203 netors from north to south'. On the r-wid 
Taao a larse four-story building, about 30x120 motors. Behind this" 
.’’TiPfr 12 ’ ? n - ^- western - half or the area, uero 10 to 12 workshops 

II ■ thcce- bia laings were 30>t;10 motors and were built of r/iittA * 
ceiaent and slag atones. Current was supplied hy tho wrkov"-»WGr 
ox-.ifcion . over a hi r;I>~voXta£e line running alorirf 'tho - road » 

1) °? r ' ta f ks ' ; !?f 0 nob'.l-uiit there, only repairs wo made. Tank 
or parts ^ tank hi.il.la and engine parts 'worn allegedly nanui'acti: 

1 . K3 toaJas t0 be-'ropdirod .ware standi ng on the or 
Ln.,!os oi tne plant. The tanks needing repair arrived on fro - * -ht 
In aeration, every other month, complete - tank units, consisting. 

> arrived bo rail, and their ' rsoair 


rule, of 30 T-A and J's tanks, 

t , The na3d ^ sni daily capacity eras -estimated at 

teak ovjrh 4 uled_and .lour or five tanks repaired. An ostimtod' 1 

' Sft H -Wre om?loyod at the; plant. "York was done in 

bnirr, oi o to 10 heuro^ * 


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This document Is hereby regraded to 
CONFIDENTIAL In accordance with the 
letter of 16 October 1978 from the 
Director of CentraMntelllgence to the 
Archivist of the United States/ 

Next Review Date: 2008 


J25ESL location Sketch of Tank Repair Plant in Saratov. 


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