SUBJECT: Trip.to the Russian Zone SOURCERCE:
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AsHeeal coraer creasing intoarrested uid interrogated under
suspicion of being American spy. The Sussioiia even attempted to "plant" someone in his cell toonfession. Not fed, no bed, no covers, enu was not permitted to roliove himselfours. Finally released and returned to Frankfurt.
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UNAUTHORIZED TRIr" TO RUSSIAN ZONE
ried to orosa the border into the Russian Zone alone on mytedto*re^mvw^iter
I was stoppedussian guard who took meuardwhere everything including mymallair of scissors and all my papers were taken from me, Enroute to the guard detachment the guard who first stopped me tried to buy my bicycle. as considered by thempy. old them that it was only by mistakead run into Russian hands, and thatly purpose in being in that territory was to buy potatoes near that little vllleije which oolongs partly to the Russian Zone, wantedkU did not mention to my captorslanned to visit hin.
I was then brought with about eight other people to therriving there0 hours on
bserved nothing special on the cc-aeruaber of wetchtowers. During the morning hours we arrivedUENith the others was put in the basementfU Building.
was interrogatedPU Kommlssar
for about two noura beginningours. Most of the questions concerned my political background, and whether orTD member as also questioned about theod spent in the Wehrmacht. asefreiter, in the Wehrmacht. Throughout thetuck to my "potatoxpected to get hit in the faoe any time because there wasoldieraised fist standing next to me. My interrogators shouted at me, "You areas never questioned aboutid toiving, and there were no queries about the American Zone in general. They tried to trick me into admittingas able to speak several languages, especially Russian, The interrogators talked among themselves, probably about what they planned to do with me, and while doing so watched the reaction on my faoe, as searched very oarefully for concealed messages, etc.
as putingle roomasement again, and was toldould get nothing to eat or drinkad said what my intentions were, that is, to admitpy. They also wanted me to admitadember-of the SS. Another man was later put into the room with me, and he spent the night in the oell with me. This individual tried in an "innocent" way to get information from Me. as not permitted to leave the cell, not even to goathroom.
The next morning, the German Kripo and aHowe food nor drink; from during the norning h' bod and no blanket during my confinement. After myame to ifranlcfurtad the Zuzugagenehmigung.
thealked with one man who said he was working in THALK am Harzig factory. He stated that0 army messkits and other supplies are being manufactured in this faotory monthly* lso heard that several men from the village of EICHIGTere "Dienstverpflichtet ty the flussiane to work in the JUNKERS Aeroplane factory inOriginal document.