Letter from John J. McCloy, Assistant Secretary of War, to Dillon S. Myer

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Commission on Wartime Relocation and Internment of Civilians Collection

Letter from John J. McCloy, Assistant Secretary of War, to Dillon S. Myer, Director of the War Relocation Authority. Reporting recommendations of Dr. Dedrick, head of the Statistical Division of the Wartime Civil Control Administration. Urges segregation of the "pro-Japan" Kibei and Issei, and expresses fear of internal security incidents in the camps, and "contamination" of the "loyal" Japanese Americans.

30-Oct-42

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  • McCloy, John J.
  • Myer, Dillon S.

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Courtesy of the Commission on Wartime Relocation and Internment of Civilians

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