[Troops alert as Tule Japs defy Colonel], newspaper article on Tule Lake protests, November 13, 1943

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San Jose State Schmidt (Willard E.) Papers

Newspaper article about protests at Tule Lake Camp in November, 1943 which led to martial law being in place for three months. Article describes Colonel Verne Austin, Commander of Military Police, trying to regain control after the protests. He is quoted as saying "Henceforth the Army, and not trouble making Jap 'committees' will dictate camp life." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sjs_sch_0040




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Willard E. Schmidt Papers, Courtesy of San Jose State University Library Special Collections and Archives

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