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Title
Western Defense Command and Fourth Army [administration chart]
Creator
[United States. Army. Western Defense Command: publisher]
Date Created and/or Issued
[1942]
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
An administrative chart that shows the hierarchy with the Civil Affairs Division and the Wartime Civil Control Administration. Both unites are part of the Western Defense Command the general order establishing each division are printed in the margins.
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
image
Format
Charts
black and white; 18 x 27 inches
image/jpeg
Identifier
sjs_fla_0837
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/11836
Language
English
Subject
World War II--Administration
World War II--Administration--Wartime Civil Control Administration
World War II--Mass removal ('Evacuation')--Preparation
Place
San Francisco, California]
Source
San Jose State University Department of Special Collections and Archives

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