Deportation facts for kids
Deportation, means the removal of someone from a country. People may be deported from a country for many reasons. For example, one may be deported from a country if he has got into the country illegally, or without a visa (permission).
Deportation can also happen inside a country. A person or a group of people may be forced to move to a different part of the country, as a punishment.
Images for kids
Prisoners and gendarmes on the road to Siberia, 1845
certificate of identity of deported individual that pertains other Chinese deportation records of the US District court, Los Angeles County, California.
Ethnic Germans being deported from the Sudetenland during the aftermath of World War II
Radicals awaiting deportation, Ellis Island, New York Harbor, 1920
Striking miners and others being deported at gunpoint from Lowell, Arizona, on July 12, 1917, during the Bisbee Deportation.
People being deported during the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising.