USAMGIK Ordinance 23

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HEADQUARTERS

UNITED STATES ARMY FORCES IN KOREA

Office of the Military Governor

Seoul, Korea

ORDINANCE
NUMBER 23


3 November 1945



PROHIBITING SALES OF ALCOGOLIC REVERAGES

    SECTION Ⅰ. Effective immediately, all sales, gifts, or transfers by any means of any alcoholic beverage of any strength or proportion of alcohol, except beer which does not contain any proportion of any distilled alcoholic substance, to members of the Armed Forces or civilians of any of the United Nations under the jurisdiction of the United States Army Forces in Korea, are hereby prohibited.


    SECTION Ⅱ. Any person violating the provisions of this ordinance, shall, upon conviction of a Military Occupation Court, suffer such punishment as the court shall determine.


BY DIRECTION OF THE COMMANDING GENERAL
UNITED STATES ARMY FORCES IN KOREA


A. V. ARNOLD

Major General, United States Army

Military Governor of Korea.

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