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The Office of Military Government, United States (OMGUS) was the United Statesmarker military-established government created shortly after the end of hostilities in occupied Germany in World War II. Under General Lucius D. Clay, it administered the area of Germanymarker and sector of Berlinmarker controlled by the United States Army.

The Allied Control Council comprised military authorities from the United States, the United Kingdommarker, the Soviet Unionmarker and Francemarker. OMGUS previously reported to the U.S. Group Control Council, Germany (USGCC), which existed from May 8, 1945 until October 1, 1945. OMGUS was eliminated on December 5, 1949, and the U.S. High Commissioner for Germany assumed control of its functions.


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