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What did Roosevelt do in 1942?

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Answered 2008-10-31 00:26:48

He ordered the imprisonment of the Japaneese,Italian and German Americans. That order was called Executive Order 9066,and was issued onFebruary 19,1942, by Franklin D. Roosevelt. The main objective was to prevent civil uprising and harassment of ths nationalities associated with the Axis powers. Many were not American citizens

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