||Expellees in the Federal States of West Germany (1950 and 1961)
This table documents population movement out of the East and into the Federal Republic. In 1950, expellees from various Eastern European countries accounted for one third of the population of Schleswig-Holstein....
||Explanations from the Ministry of the Interior of the GDR on the Situation of the Former Resettlers (October 20, 1953)
After 1945, the majority of refugees and expellees from Eastern Europe settled in the Western occupation zones and in West Germany. Even though fewer refugees settled in East Germany, the government....