Internment Archives

MAGIC: (7) Chapter 12, Panama

Document 00419, Page 002

Document Notes: Fourteen messages from and to Panama. The canal was a crucial link between our east and west coasts. Secretary of War Stimson thought it a more critical target than the fleet at Pearl Harbor. Clearly it was an important strategic location for Japanese intelligence

Document Information

Number of Pages: 7

Date: 1 January 2001

Bibliographic Info: David D. Lowman