264: Jiro Imai

264: Jiro Imai

Jiro Imai

He was born on 15 August 1923. He was a student and a rigging helper employed by E & G Logging Company, Toba Inlet, BC. His family includes Tome Imai (mother; nee Tome Takeuchi) and Sataro Imai (father). His home address is listed as 326 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and Toronto, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 15 August 1923
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
Toronto, ON
Reel
C-9305 (1450-1453)
Type Person
Custodian Number 264
Name Jiro Imai
Dates
Not Before: 28 March 1942
Not After: 12 June 1944

Metadata

Title

264: Jiro Imai

Credits

Metadata Author: Nathaniel Hayes
Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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