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Title
[Wartime Civil Control Administraion press release regarding Proclamation No. 4]
Creator
United States. Wartime Civil Control Administration: author
Date Created and/or Issued
1942-03-27
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
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.
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.
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Type
text
Format
application/pdf
Identifier
sjs_fla_0742
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/7253
Language
English
Subject
World War II--Mass removal ('Evacuation')--Preparation
World War II--Administration--Wartime Civil Control Administration
Source
San Jose State University Department of Special Collections and Archives;
Relation
California State University Japanese American Digitization Project
http://www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/kt987024h5/
John M. Flaherty Collection of Japanese Internment Records

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