Supplementary statement by Mr. D. S. Myer before the Sub-Committee of the Military Affairs, Committee of the U. S. Senate

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Eastern California Museum Harry Bentley Wells and Shirley Elizabeth Wells Collection

Report by Dillon Myer regarding the history and activities of the War Relocation Authority and the "relocation program." Includes a memorandum of understanding between the WRA and the War Department, description of problems with the "evacuation program," evacuation of Hawaii, administrative policies on housing, food, education, medical care, employment, public works, community welfare, community enterprises, community government, policies on leaving camp, work leave, group leave, temporary and indefinite leave, evacuee property, activities of the Federal Reserve Bank, activities of the Farm Security Administration, and organization and functions of the War Relocation Authority. Also includes Exhibit 1: Memorandum of understanding as to the functions of Military Police units at the relocation centers and Exhibit 2: Policies pertaining to the use of Military Police at War Relocation Centers. Transcription is found in item: ecm_wells_9911. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ecm_wells_0911

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