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[Wartime Civil Control Administraion press release regarding Proclamation No. 4]
United States. Wartime Civil Control Administration: author
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California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
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A press release with a statement from General J. L. DeWitt, Commanding General, Western Defense Command and Fourth Army, describing the curfew established by Proclamation No. 3 and movements under Proclamation No. 4. These two proclamations simultaneously prohibit people of Japanese ancestry from leaving Military Area No. 1 and being outdoors between 8pm and 6am.
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.
Press releases
1 page, typescript
World War II--Mass removal ('Evacuation')--Preparation
World War II--Administration--Wartime Civil Control Administration
San Jose State University Department of Special Collections and Archives;
California State University Japanese American Digitization Project
John M. Flaherty Collection of Japanese Internment Records

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