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Title
Memo from Colonel Karl R. Bendetsen, Assistant Chief of Staff, Civil Affairs Division, April 22, 1942
Creator
Bendetsen, Karl R.: author
United States. Wartime Civil Control Administration: author
Date Created and/or Issued
1942-04-22
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
Collection
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
Rights Information
Material in public domain. No restrictions on use.
Description
A memo sent by Colonel Karl R. Bendetsen containing Administrative Order No. 6 that discussed information to be released to the press. The memo contains a list of information that must be centralized to the Wartime Civil Control Administration headquarters, as well as information that is suitable for dissemination to the branch offices for local radio stations and newspapers.
3 pages, typescript
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.
Batch13_20170816
Type
text
Format
application/pdf
Identifier
sjs_fla_0817
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/12121
Language
English
Subject
World War II--Mass removal ('Evacuation')--Preparation
World War II--Administration--Wartime Civil Control Administration
Journalism and media--Mass media
Journalism and media
Source
San Jose State University Department of Special Collections and Archives;
Relation
California State University Japanese American Digitization Project
http://www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/kt987024h5/
John M. Flaherty Collection of Japanese Internment Records

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