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Mochida family awaiting evacuation bus, Hayward, California, 1942.


Japanese Americans awaiting “relocation,” Dorothea Lange, U.S. National Archives and Records Administration, May 8, 1942: Hayward, California. Members of the Mochida family awaiting evacuation bus. Identification tags are used to aid in keeping the family unit intact during all phases of evacuation. Mochida operated a nursery and five greenhouses on a two-acre site in Eden Township. He raised snapdragons and sweet peas. Evacuees of Japanese ancestry will be housed in War Relocation Authority centers for the duration.
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