Proclamation of the Národní výbor
(National Committee) in Saaz from 1945
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We hereby order that all individuals of female sex and
also all children, of Czech and German nationality, irrespective of their age, will
report to the
former SS-barracks at Saaz, Trnovaner Strasse, immediately following
publication of this proclamation.
Individuals of German nationality will bring with them
1.) Luggage containing personal necessities for travel,
maximum weight 25 kilos per head (55 pounds), including blankets and
2.) Food for 3 days.
3.) Identity cards, passports etc.
4.) The keys of all apartments and houses, which are to be
tied together and labelled, giving the exact address.
5.) Valuables, currency, savings-bank deposit-books,
bonds and jewellery, together with an exact list of the individual items.
These arrangements will be carried out in order to obtain
accurate statistics of persons of German nationality and their further distribution
to places of work.
Any concealment of the valuables mentioned above
or non-observance of this order will be punished by the death sentence.
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