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A one page memo from Lieutenant Colonel M. F. Hass, Civil Affairs Division, that declares the destination for evacuees affected by Exclusion Order No. 98. The evacuees from all three movements were sent to the Portaln Assembly Center in Oregon. 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.
Geographic communities--Oregon World War II--Administration--Wartime Civil Control Administration World War II--Mass removal ('Evacuation') World War II--Mass removal ('Evacuation')--Preparation World War II--Administration
Temporary Assembly Centers--Portland
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