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Broadside of Western Defense Command instructions to all persons of Japanese ancestry
- 1942-05 (Creation)
1 broadside - 14" x 22"
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The collection consists of a broadside detailing the provisions of Civilian Exclusion Order No. 46 issued by General J. L. Dewitt on May 6, 1942. The order directs all Japanese and Japanese Americans living in Clackamas and eastern Multnomah counties to be evacuated to Civil Control Stations for forced incarceration during World War II.
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- Citation: Broadside of Western Defense Command instructions to all persons of Japanese ancestry, Coll 619, Oregon Historical Society Research Library.