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Sleeping quarters of Indonesians aboard the "Marine Lynx"
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California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
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Caption found with the image reads, "Sleeping quarters of Indonesians aboard the "Marine Lynx" with deportees standing beside bunks assigned to them." This is a group of approximately 200 Indonesian seamen who are being deported from San Francisco, California to Batavia, Dutch East Indies. Title from caption.
This collection of nine images documents the detention of a group of Indonesian seamen in 1947 as they await the outcome of deportation proceedings in the federal courts. The images show these roughly 200 men at an immigration detention center in downtown San Francisco, at the Southern Pacific depot in San Francisco, and on ship called the "Marine Lynx" in the San Francisco Bay.
black and white, 7.5 x 10 inches
World War II--Resistance and dissidence--Expatriation/repatriation/deportation
CSU Dominguez Hills Department of Archives and Special Collections;
California State University Japanese American Digitization Project
Indonesian Sailors Deportation Photograph Collection

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