Department of Justice

1942 Camp Kenedy, Texas census now on-line

Are you looking for a loved one you believe was interned in the United States? Thanks to Martin Huwart, with the […]

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Distressed Seamen or Internees?

On January 19, 1939, having scuttled their boat off Cuba to avoid its capture by the British, German sailors from […]

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DOJ Office of Redress Administration Expands Redress for Internees

30 Aug 1993 Department of Justice’s “Office of Redress Administration Announces Two New Eligibility Categories for World War II Internees” issues a press […]

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1947 U.S. State Department, Immigration & Naturalization letter to Crystal City, TX internee

This 1947 letter to an internee held at Crystal City, TX, offers a thirty day parole from the Camp to […]

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Department of Justice, 1942 Regulations for Enemy Aliens

Department of Justice, 1942 Regulations for Enemy Aliens A booklet with cover letter, lists “conduct to be observed by alien […]

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Letter to Francis Biddle, Attorney General of the United States, 9 February 1942—Arthur and Margarethe Mayer

Letter to Francis Biddle, Attorney General of the United States, 9 February 1942—Arthur and Margarethe Mayer  

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27 Mar 1942, Schofield to Attorney General Memo: Arrangements for Shipping, Guarding, Housing Diplomatic and Non-Diplomatic Prisoners

Schofield to Attorney General, 27 Mar 1942, 740.00115 EW 1939/2426, RG 59 Central Decimal File, 1940-1944; Box 2822—250/32/18/07 — arrangements for […]

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30 Mar 1943, Raymond Ickes, Memo: Procedures to Decide Whom to Imprison, Intern, Repatriate

Raymond Ickes, Memorandum to the Minister, 30 Mar 1943: RG 84; Costa Rica; U.S. Embassy, San Jose; Classified General Records; […]

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9 Nov 1942, Hull to Biddle Memo: Discusses Problems with Repatriation Process.

Hull to Biddle, 9 Nov 1942, 740.00115 EW 1939/4570, RG 59 Central Decimal File, 1940-1944; Box 2835—250/32/19/02 — discusses problems […]

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