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In a statement from the War Department that the exclusion of persons of Japanese ancestry is no longer a matter of military necessity. Through the issuance of Major General Henry C. Pratt, the mass exclusion orders are hereby revoked. 1 page, 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