FREDERICKSBURG — On Saturday, Feb. 19, the National Museum of the Pacific War in Fredericksburg will host its fourth annual Day of Remembrance event acknowledging Executive Order 9066.

On Feb. 19, 1942, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066, which gave the U.S. Army the authority to remove civilians from the military zones that were established in Washington, Oregon and California right after the attack on Pearl Harbor.

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