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Title
Transfer order number 27
Creator
Fullerton, Hugh T.: author
Wartime Civil Control Administration: author
Date Created and/or Issued
1942-10-12
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
The order to transfer Japanese evacuees from the Stockton and Fresno Assembly Centers in California to the Gila River WRA Relocation Center. The order lists the dates, places, number of people, and a roster of names 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.
Type
text
Format
Official documents
7 pages, typescript
application/pdf
Identifier
sjs_fla_0545
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/6877
Language
English
Subject
World War II--Administration--Wartime Civil Control Administration
World War II--Temporary Assembly Centers--The journey
World War II--Mass removal ('Evacuation')
Geographic communities--California
Place
Stockton, California
Fresno, California
Sacaton, Arizona
Temporary Assembly Centers--Stockton
Temporary Assembly Centers--Fresno
Incarceration Camps--Gila River
Source
San Jose State University Department of Special Collections and Archives

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