Chief of Internal Security, Tomlinson and a group of his police staff
Parker, Tom, photographer.
Chief of Internal Security, Tomlinson, and a group of Japanese police staff pose in a line in front of "Block 6F", Camp Amache, Granada Relocation Center, southeastern Colorado. Tomlinson wears a suit, vest, tie and hat, his staff wear jackets or sweaters, some have hats and eye glasses. All wear arm bands designating their rank, left to right, Patrolman, Desk Sergeant, Sergeant, Lieutenant, Captain, and Chief. The Chief holds a cigarette.
1942 December 8
Formerly F39635.; Title and photographer printed on back of photoprint; additional information: "No: E-545, Date 12/8/42; Photo Location: Granada Relocation Center, Amache, Colorado; Data: ...demonstrating their new identifying arm bands, which in their design also denote the rank of the wearer. Arm bands shown are, left ro [sic] right, Patrolman, Desk Sergeant, Sergeant, Lieutenant, Captain, and Chief."; R7100065637
1 copy photonegative ; 13 x 10 cm. (5 x 4 in.); 1 photoprint ; 21 x 26 cm. (10 x 8 in.)
Japanese--Capture & imprisonment--1940-1950.; World War, 1939-1945--Detention facilities.; World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners.; Amache (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Detention facilities--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.; Military personnel--American--Colorado--Amache--1940- 1950.; Political prisoners--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.; Relocation camps--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.
Source: War Relocation Authority.
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Film negatives.; Group portraits.; Photographic prints.; Imaged.; Image