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Japanese -- Peru -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945

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Matsuura Saburo Letter

 Collection — Box Small Collections Box 109, Folder: 1
Identifier: SC 01574
Scope and Contents One-page letter written in Japanese on a pre-printed "Internee of War" airmail letter sheet. The following descriptive summary is based on an English language translation that was included with the letter: Saburo was a Japanese-Peruvian businessman who, along with his family, was expelled from Peru during World War II, because the Peruvian government deemed a national security risk. In the U.S., the Saburo family was relocated to the Crystal City Interment Camp in Crystal City, Texas. ...