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From the Collection of enactment and decrees of the government for 1921, Administration of the Council of People's Commissars of the USSRDownload PDF this collection
On the secondment of specialists of maritime transport from the Red Army. ( Izv. No. 140, S.U. 52‐306).
Article No. 306.
Resolution of the Council of Labor and Defense.
Due to an acute shortage of personnel in the Merchant Marine, which hinders the success of the work of maritime transport, the Labor and Defense Council decides:
1. To send, within two weeks, at the disposal of the Central
Operational Maritime Administration (Tsemor) of the Peopleʹs Commissariat of Ways of Communication (Moscow, Kommuny
Street, 2) from all military institutions and enterprises of the Republic of the specialists of maritime transport who previously served in the Merchant Marine in positions of all titles or, although not serving, but having diplomas (certificates) for the right to sea navigation or to operate machines on sea vessels.
All those mobilized must report to the Peopleʹs Commissariat of Ways of Communication or to places at the direction of the Peopleʹs Commissariat of Ways of Communication.
Note . The following are not subject to secondment from the Military Department: a) the personnel of all directorates, institutions and establishments of the Naval Commissariat, b) persons of the command staff and administrative and economic service, i.e., those holding positions from the VI category (platoon commander) according to the equalizing list of the order of the Revolutionary Of the Military Council of the Republic of 1920 No. 1200 and from the XIV category according to the general tariff schedule of the order of the Revolutionary Military Council of the Republic of 1919 No. 1900 and above, c) Red Army soldiers born in 1898‐1901.
2. This resolution shall be put into effect by telegraph.
Chairman of the Council of Labor and Defense V. Ulyanov (Lenin). Secretary of Labor and Defense L. Fotieva .
June 22, 1921.
Published in No. 140 of the News of the All‐Russian Central Executive
Committee of Soviets on June 30, 1921.