Canada Will Admit Number of Displaced Persons Under Existing Quota, Premier Announces
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Canada Will Admit Number of Displaced Persons Under Existing Quota, Premier Announces

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Premier William Mackenzie King announced that the Canadian Government has approved measures which will make it possible to bring to Canada a number of displaced persons and refugees from Europe under the existing immigration regulations. Arrangements will be made to carry out the necessary immigration inspection in the camps for displaced persons.

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