1944 lists of internees held in various detention stations
Following are short lists of internees of German ethnicity held in a variety of internment situations around the country during 1944. The lists include name, sex, age, alien registration number, occupation, country in which they were picked up, and in some cases, next of kin with address.
29 Feb 1944 lists of internees held at East Boston Immigration Station, Boston, Massachusetts; Sharp Park Detention Camp, Sharp Park, California; House of Good Shepherd, Chicago, Illinois; Seattle, Washington; San Pedro Detention Station, San Pedro, California; Alien Detention Station, New Orleans, Algiers, Louisiana; and Detroit Immigration Station, Detroit, Michigan. Includes some Japanese internees. NARA, RG 59, State Dept, Special War Problems Division, Entry A1 1357, Subject Files, 1939-1955, Box 190, folder “E. Boston and Ellis Island, 2/28/44.”
31 Dec 1944 lists of civilian internees held in the Immigration Detention Station, Detroit, Michigan; United States Public Health Service Hospital, Lexington, Kentucky; Sharp Park Detention Camp, San Francisco, California; and Agnew State Hospital, Agnew, California. (Italian, Roumanian, Hungarian, and Japanese are included.) NARA, RG 59, State Dept, Special War Problems Division, Entry A1 1357, Subject Files, 1939-1955, Box 190, folder “miscellaneous.”