Memo from [Willard E.] Schmidt, Chief of Administrative Police, to [Raymond R.] Best, [1944]

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San Jose State Schmidt (Willard E.) Papers

Regards arming the Administrative Police Section, including reasons for using the sawed-off shotgun vs. the 45 automatic pistol for security purposes, and the potential for escalation of tensions in a "divided camp (anti and pro, status quo)." See also the related typewritten memo, Memorandum from Willard [E.] Schmidt, Chief, Administrative Police, to R. R. [Raymond R.] Best, Project Director, February 28, 1944. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sjs_sch_0078



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

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