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A series of office letters from Western Defense Command and Fourth Army, Wartime Civil Control Administration. The letters are numbered 4 through 8 and 10 though 12. The letters go over basic administrative procedures and operations for the W. C. C. A. and explanations of Executive Orders. 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--Temporary Assembly Centers--Facilities, services, and camp administration World War II--Incarceration camps--Facilities, services, and camp administration
San Jose State University Department of Special Collections and Archives