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A one page correction to paragraph 4 of a memorandum titled "Proposed Evacuation Operations" and dated April 18, 1942. The paragraph is discussing the authority of the Federal Security Agency to assist the Commanding General of the Northern California Sector with evacuation operations. 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.
World War II--Administration--Wartime Civil Control Administration World War II--Mass removal ('Evacuation') World War II--Mass removal ('Evacuation')--Preparation World War II--Mass removal ('Evacuation')--Exclusion orders
San Jose State University Department of Special Collections and Archives