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A memorandum sent to everyone in the Wartime Civil Control Administration and assembly and reception center managers. The memorandum explains the process to be followed for helping evacuees that have been deferred for medical reasons. 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.