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A series of memoranda combined to create Evacuation Memorandum No. 1. The series of memoranda are addressed to Richard M. Neustadt, Larry I. Hewes, William H. Hale, Colonel Karl R. Bendetsen, Milton Eisenhower, and Commanding General Northwest Sector. All the memoranda address the evacuation population and process for Bainbridge Island in Washington. 10 pages, 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. batch6