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Title
Special trains are leaving from WRA relocation centers to return people of Japanese ancestry to their homes on the West
Date Created and/or Issued
1945-07-26
Publication Information
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Contributing Institution
UC Berkeley, Bancroft Library
Collection
War Relocation Authority Photographs of Japanese-American Evacuation and Resettlement
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Description
Full title:Special trains are leaving from WRA relocation centers to return people of Japanese ancestry to their homes on the West Coast. On July 26, a train left the Rohwer Relocation Center at McGehee, Arkansas, to take people to Sacramento, Stockton, Lodi, Fresno, and Los Angeles. Pullman accommodations were provided for only the old and sick and for mothers with small babies, others rode in antiquated coaches. Mr. and Mrs. George Kaneko, U.S. citizens, and their son Byron pack to return to Los Angeles on the special train of July 26. Mr. Kaneko's father was also a citizen. He has a brother in the Army and a sister in the WAC. McGehee, Arkansas.
Type
image
Identifier
http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/ft0b69n5qn
WRA no. G-973
Subject
Japanese Americans--Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945--Photographs

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