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Transfer order number 10
Fullerton, Hugh T.: author
Wartime Civil Control Administration: author
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
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The order to transfer Japanese evacuees from the Puyallup Assembly Center in Washington to Minidoka War Relocation Center in Eden, Idaho. The order lists the dates, places, and number of people included in the transfer. The order also authorizes the necessary funds to transfer evacuees from assembly centers to relocation centers.
The War Relocation Authority (WRA), together with the Wartime Civil Control Administration (WCCA), the Civil Affairs Division (CAD) and the Office of the Commanding General (OFG) of the Western Defense Command (WDC) operated together to segregate and house some 110,000 men women and children from 1942 to 1945. The collection contains documents and photographs relating to the establishment and administrative workings of the (WDC), the (WRA) and the (WCCA) for the year 1942.
Official documents
2 pages, typescript
World War II--Administration--Wartime Civil Control Administration
World War II--Temporary Assembly Centers--The journey
World War II--Mass removal ('Evacuation')
Geographic communities--Washington
Puyallup, Washington
Eden, Idaho
Temporary Assembly Centers--Puyallup (Camp Harmony)
Incarceration Camps--Minidoka
San Jose State University Department of Special Collections and Archives

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