Oral Answers to Questions — Civil Defence. – in the House of Commons on 22nd January 1942.
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asked the Home Secretary approximately how many Japanese
have been naturalised in this country in the last four or five years; and what steps are being taken to make sure of their loyalty?
Forty five certificates were granted in the five years ending 31st December, 1941. All persons of hostile origin and association are carefully watched.
Do Japanese subjects on accepting British nationality definitely renounce for ever their original allegiance?
The usual conditions apply.
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