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President Don O. Colegrove of the Chamber of Commerce and Agriculture of the Pajaro Valley, Tuesday issued the following report on the recent survey regarding the public attitude of members on the return of Japanese evacuees:"At the request of many…

Date: 1945-09-18
Source: Watsonville Register-Pajaronian , page 1
Type: NEWS

In the first group movement since lifting of the Japanese exclusion program Sept. 4, 74 Japanese evacuees arrived at Watsonville junction Wednesday morning, Fred Rhodes, local WRA official, stated.A small group of the evacuees was expected to remain…

Date: 1945-09-12
Source: Watsonville Register-Pajaronian , page 1
Type: NEWS

Hostel accommodations for servicemen and ex-servicemen and women of Japanese ancestry and their families will be made available through arrangements completed this week between the Presbyterian Home Missions board and the War Relocation authority for…

Date: 1945-09-08
Source: Watsonville Register-Pajaronian , page 1
Type: NEWS

With War Relocation authorities and others working on housing problems, the orderly and well-spaced return of Japanese-Americans and Japanese nationals in the next few months should be carried out smoothly.The war department and the Western Defense…

Date: 1945-09-06
Source: Watsonville Register-Pajaronian , page 6
Type: NEWS

40 PCT. OF LOCAL EVACUEES EXPECTED BACKWith the war department and the Western Defense command issuing proclamations terminating the exclusive [sic] [exclusion?] program Tuesday night under which persons of Japanese ancestry were banned from the…

Date: 1945-09-05
Source: Watsonville Register-Pajaronian , page 1
Type: NEWS

Approximately 72 acres of farm land Wednesday is under state ownership following an alien land law decision against Yeizo Ikeda, a Japanese alien at Salinas.Superior Judge H.G. Jorgensen awarded the land to the state Tuesday.The suit was brought by…

Date: 1945-08-29
Source: Watsonville Register-Pajaronian , page 1
Type: NEWS

WITH THE FIFTH ARMY Italy (Special to Register-Pajaronian) - Sgt. Shigara Hirano of Watsonville, Calif., is returning to the United States from the Fifth Army in Italy with an adjusted service rating score of 85. A member of 442nd Japanese-American…

Date: 1945-07-30
Source: Watsonville Register-Pajaronian , page 6
Type: NEWS

SAN FRANCISCO (Special To Register-Pajaronian) - The following statement was issued Monday by Maj. Gen. H.C. Pratt, commanding general of the Western Defense command:"It has become increasingly apparent that an erroneous impression is being conveyed…

Date: 1945-07-30
Source: Watsonville Register-Pajaronian , page 1
Type: NEWS

Detached by the war department to address meetings on the Pacific coast relative to the conduct and loyalty of Japanese-American soldiers in combat, Capt. George H. Grandstaff, Caucasian officer with the Nisei 100th battalion, Thursday night gave an…

Date: 1945-07-27
Source: Watsonville Register-Pajaronian , page 1
Type: NEWS

To the editor: I just read Capt. Lettunich's letter carried in your Readers Referendum June 19. Apparently the captain either has not been associated with the American-Japanese he speaks of, or his association has been so close that he has allowed it…

Date: 1945-07-13
Source: Watsonville Register-Pajaronian , page 3
Type: NEWS

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