Temporary Detention Camps for Japanese Americans - Stockton Assembly Center
California State Historic Landmark 934
#934 Stockton Assembly Center
Here, within the confines of San Joaquin County Fairgrounds, enclosed by barbed wire and housed in temporary barracks, 4271 San Joaquin County residents of Japanese ancestry, predominantly American citizens, were interned from May 10 to October 17, 1942, under executive order 9066. May such usurpation of civil, social, and economic rights, without specific charges or trial, never again occur.
Nothing remains of this site.
Near Administration Building (at main gate), San Joaquin County Fairgrounds, Airport Way, Stockton.
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