CAMPS IN THE US DURING WW2

Ryan Yeager

Where were the US internment camps?

The internment camps were on the pacific coast of the US.

Why did they start the internment camps?

The reason why they started the camps was because of the Japanese attacks on Pearl Harbor. It all started in 1942 .


Pearl Harbor

President Roosevelt authorized the internment camps with executive order 9066. This gave the power requiring people of Japanese ancestry to report to the camps.