Table 1. Total WRA Custody By General Source Of Original Admission & Assignment. Persons under Jurisdiction of WRA from Inception to Closing
NOTE: Accounts for total number of individuals coming under jurisdiction of WRA for the first time. Since transfers between centers are not reflected, center totals in this table are not equal to center total in Table 2. See Table 3 for detailed source of admission and assignment, including transfers from centers.
Colorado River Total Custody 15,266
-Assembly Center: 6,020
-Direct Evacuation: 0
From Department of Justice Internment & Detention: 469
Voluntary Resident: 27
Information source: WRA Final Report Series. The Evacuated People, A Quantitative Description, United States Department of the Interior, J.A. Kurg, Secretary, War Relocation Authority, D.S. Myer, Director. 1946.