The evacuation of Japanese-Americans from West Coast areas under U. Japanese-American family waiting for train to take them to Owens Valley. [Japanese American Family Awaiting Internment Train by Russell Lee].
Japanese American internment was the World War II internment in "War Relocation Camps" of about people of Japanese heritage who lived on the Pacific coast of the United States. Sixty-two percent of the internees were American citizens.
Internment of Japanese-Americans and Japanese-Canadians
, April First-graders, some of Japanese ancestry, at the Weill public school pledging allegience to the United States flag. The evacuees of Japanese ancestry will be housed in War relocation authority centers for the duration of
Florence Yamaguchi (left) and Kinu Hirashima, both from Los Angeles, stand under an apple tree at the War Relocation Authority center in Manzanar in June 22 Chilling Pictures Of Life At Japanese Internment Camps