Army to Absorb Japanese Cars

Army to Absorb Japanese Cars


Title Proper Army to Absorb Japanese Cars
Date(s) of material from this resource digitized 1942
General material designation
From this item, LOI has digitized a textual records or images.
Scope and content
This item contains an article about how seized Japanese Canadian–owned "first-class cars and trucks" are to be "purchased by the army services, provincial forestry branch, R.C.M.P., and some other departments."
Name of creator
University of Victoria Libraries collected this archive which is available on microfilm at the Mearns Centre - McPherson Library.
Immediate source of acquisition
The digital copies of the records were acquired by the Landscapes of Injustice Research Collective between 2014 and 2018.
This record was digitized selectively.




Army to Absorb Japanese Cars
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