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Two Children of the Mochida Family, with Their Parents, Awaiting Evacuation Bus

Original Caption: Hayward, California. Two children of the Mochida family who, with their parents, are awaiting evacuation bus. The youngster on the right holds a sandwich given her by one of a group of women who were present from a local church. The family unit is kept intact during evacuation and at War Relocation Authority centers where evacuees of Japanese ancestry will be housed for the duration.


U.S. National Archives' Local Identifier: NWDNS-210-G-C155


From: Series: Central Photographic File of the War Relocation Authority, compiled 1942 – 1945 (Record Group 210)


Created by: Department of the Interior. War Relocation Authority. (02/16/1944 - 06/30/1946)


Production Date: 05/08/1942


Photographer: Lange, Dorothea, 1895-1965


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Repository: Still Pictures Unit at the National Archives at College Park (College Park, MD)


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Taken on May 8, 1942