Memorandum of Understanding for Applying for Permanent Leave From Granada War Relocation Center

This is part of Bill Fuchigami's application for indefinite leave from the Granada War Relocation Center, dated December 12, 1943.
Part of the application process for applying for indefinite leave included a Memorandum of Understanding, which was a signed document by Bill stating that he understands that upon his release from the Granada Relocation Center, he is not eligible for return for residence to the Granada Relocation Center without prior written approval of the Relocation Officer. It also states that Bill understands that if he has no blood relatives remaining at the Granada Center after his departure that he may never return for residence at the Granada Center.
The document is written in both English and Japanese to ensure that the memorandum would be understood.
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date made
War Relocation Authority
place made
United States: Colorado, Granada
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
overall: 10 3/8 in x 8 in; 26.3525 cm x 20.32 cm
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Gift of Robert Fuchigami
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Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Executive Order 9066
Data Source
National Museum of American History