June 9th, 40 miles rest day in Delta

Today was a quiet rest day in Delta. Got laundry done and checked maps for next possibilities. I also bicycled out to the internment camp outside town and then back. Below are some photos from the trip to the camp.

Monument in Delta describing the camp.
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Riding out to camp was ~15 miles of which 10 was paved. It was nice to ride without my extra gear.
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Main entry to the camp. There were black and white signs for various places such as hospital, schools, fire station, post office, military police and also for different residential blocks.
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Place where one of the barracks would have stood. Each barracks was 120×20 and there were 12 of them arranged in each block. These were then divided into six apartments. Hence, each block had between 200 and 300 people. There was a dining hall and latrine/laundry building on each block.
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Monument on the northwest part of the site.
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One of the plaques at the monument.
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Barracks buildings aren’t there anymore, some have been reused as parts of houses as apparently was done on this house.
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