Map Depicting War Relocation Centers

After President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066, the War Relocation Authority sent around 112,000 Japanese-Americans to one of ten internment camps.

This map, from the National Park Service and online via the U.S. National Archives, depicts the location of the ten "War Relocation Centers," also referred to as internment camps. Japanese-Americans were sent to these camps as a result of President Roosevelt's Executive Order 9066.

Most remained in their respective locations until WWII was over.

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U.S. National Archives, National Park Service

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