Oct 31, 2014 - This internee or POW record page for Yoshio Shirane is just one of 103,014 for Japanese Americans evacuated from the states of Washington, Oregon, and California to ten relocation centers operated by the War Relocation Authority during World War II. Sources of our data are government and public collections and files. We have chosen to display most of the historical information that has been de-classified or otherwise released to the public.
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