Organizational Chart of the Civilian Defense Corps, World War II, 1942

Organizational Chart of the Civilian Defense Corps, World War II, 1942

To prepare citizens for possible war emergencies, such as air raids, most large cities had a Civilian Defense Corps. In Ann Arbor, the CDC was headed by Police Chief Sherman Mortenson.

Courtesy of Lt. Michael Logghe, the Ann Arbor Police Department and the City of Ann Arbor.


Article Keywords: American Red Cross, Ann Arbor - Mayor, Ann Arbor Fire Department, Ann Arbor Police Department, Boy Scouts, Civil Defense, World War II
People: Benjamin Zahn, H. Sherman Mortenson, Ira Smith, Leigh Jarvis Young

Copyright: Creative Commons (Attribution, Non-Commercial, Share-alike)
Rights Held by: Ann Arbor Police Department and the City of Ann Arbor
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