Executive Order #9066 Authorizing the Secretary of War to Prescribe Military Areas

Executive Order #9066 Authorizing the Secretary of War to Prescribe Military Areas

Description

The text of Executive Order 9066 which authorized the Secretary of War to prescribe military areas. This order allowed the Secretary of War to create internment and incarceration camps as well as the authority to enforce compliance for evacuation.

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