Letter from Gerhardt to Nakashima with attachments

dc.contributor.author Gerhardt, Harrison A.
dc.date.accessioned 2019-06-20T20:56:34Z
dc.date.available 2019-06-20T20:56:34Z
dc.date.issued 1944-03-13
dc.description Letter from Executive to Assistant Secretary of War Harrison A. Gerhardt to Saburo Nakashima, Chairman of the Heart Mountain Community Council in response to a petition from the citizens of Heart Mountain. The included petition requests equal treatment for servicemembers of Japanese ancestry (including the draft being reinstated for them, equal promotion, and equal access to all services and jobs), the ability to return to the West Coast, and protection after release from detention. Mr. Gerhardt replies that there is no policy of discrimination against Japanese Americans.
dc.format.extent 5 pages
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10524/61865
dc.language.iso eng
dc.subject Heart Mountain Relocation Center (Wyo.)
dc.subject Gerhardt, Harrison A.
dc.subject Nakashima, Saburo
dc.subject Petitions
dc.subject United States. Selective Service System
dc.subject Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945
dc.title Letter from Gerhardt to Nakashima with attachments
dc.type correspondence
dc.type.dcmi text
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