"Enemy alien" classification
"Enemy alien" classification
doc Letter to an Issei man from the U.S. Quartermaster General (ddr-densho-25-60)
Mitsuo (Mike) Iseri, son of Matahichi and Kisa Iseri, was killed in action during World War II. As his closest relative, Matahichi Iseri received a letter from the U.S. Quartermaster General of the Army asking him to complete a form entitled "Request for Disposition of Remains," which enabled him to arrange for the funeral of ...
doc Letter regarding parole termination (ddr-densho-25-117)
This letter from a Department of Justice officer to Matahichi Iseri informed him that as of November 15, 1945, his parole status as an enemy alien had been terminated.
doc Letter regarding parole appointment (ddr-densho-25-56)
This letter to Matahichi Iseri informed him of his appointment to meet with his parole officer.
doc Japanese Boy in U.S. Army, Mother Happy (February 17, 1942) (ddr-densho-56-631)
The Seattle Daily Times, February 17, 1942, p. 5
doc Internee Camps Will Rise in S.W. (December 18, 1941) (ddr-densho-56-555)
The Seattle Daily Times, December 18, 1941, p. 10
doc Rent to Japanese Aliens Banned (December 12, 1941) (ddr-densho-56-543)
The Seattle Daily Times, December 12, 1941, p. 22
doc Biddle Urges Industry to Retain Aliens. Discrimination Would Give Axis Chance to Foster Disunity Over America, Says Attorney-General (December 28, 1941) (ddr-densho-56-563)
The Seattle Daily Times, December 28, 1941, p. 11
doc "Protective Custody" of Any Suspect May Be Asked (February 6, 1942) (ddr-densho-56-603)
The Seattle Daily Times, February 6, 1942, p. 4
doc Letter from Issei man to wife (February 11, 1942) (ddr-densho-140-57)
Excerpt: "Happy your birthday, dear. I wish it for all I am worth for your happiness means more to me than anything else on earth."
doc Letter from Issei man to wife (January 15, 1942) (ddr-densho-140-46)
Excerpt: "I have nothing hear from you yet, its take long time to censors, send and receive both way, trust in GOD."
doc Postcard from Issei man to wife (June 20, 1942) (ddr-densho-140-110)
Excerpt: "How are you? Am well but no more time to polish these rocks, busy all day at Mayor Post."
doc Letter from Issei man to wife (March 3, 1942) (ddr-densho-140-64)
Excerpt: "As you know by news, the announced by Attorney General Francis Biddle that disposition of the cases, Japanese 392 person, released 34, paroled 102, and 156 interned..."
doc Letter from Issei man (December 23, 1941) (ddr-densho-140-35)
Excerpt: "One more day to Xmas you are very busy I know."
doc Letter from Issei man to wife (March 23, 1942) (ddr-densho-140-72)
Excerpt: "We heard many things this morning about your evacuate of Puget Sound area zone."
doc Letter from Issei man to wife (December 17, 1941) (ddr-densho-140-30)
Excerpt: "I am very glad saw you and George 11:30 this morning."
doc Postcard from Issei man to wife (June 18, 1942) (ddr-densho-140-108)
Excerpt: "Thanks letter 13th, glad you enjoy entertainment with friends and forgot headache but laughed a little."
doc Letter from Issei man (December 21, 1941) (ddr-densho-140-33)
Excerpt: "I suppose Xmas service to-day I watch just sit 9-5 almost all day except time we cut hair."
doc Letter from Issei man to wife (July 26, 1942) (ddr-densho-140-120)
Excerpt: "This is the day we arrived here last month. Am very well but intensely heat and smitten with you."
doc Letter from Issei man (December 22, 1941) (ddr-densho-140-34)
Excerpt: "How are you? Rainy Monday. Elder Schear, Rev. Kodaira and Sawada san visit me 3:30 today."
doc Letter from Issei man (January 7, 1942) (ddr-densho-140-44)
Excerpt: "We heard President Roosevelt's message this morning 10:30."
doc Postcard from Issei man to wife (May 2, 1942) (ddr-densho-140-79)
Excerpt: "I fell [feel] fretfully that I could not help you at all, thank you for you paid my debt."
doc Letter from Issei man to wife (March 7, 1943) (ddr-densho-140-166)
Excerpt: "I was extremely happy to hear that Arthur-Fumi were married and Roy volunteered for Army."
doc Letter from Issei man to wife (March 11, 1942) (ddr-densho-140-71)
Excerpt: "I was very very busy last 4 days since received NAME LIST of INTERNEES Monday night. They left 6:00 P.M. to Fort Sill, Oklahoma with tears.
doc Letter from Issei man to wife (September 19, 1942) (ddr-densho-140-133)
Excerpt: "You say had sand-storm, sage brush and snakes there but beautiful view in the morning and sunset."