362: Hiroshi Adachi

362: Hiroshi Adachi

Hiroshi Adachi

He was born on 20 July 1917. He was a logger and a laundry man employed by Bloedel, Stewart & Welch, Menzies Bay, BC. His family includes Akino Adachi (mother), Chika Adachi (father), Kenji Adachi (brother), Harvey Adachi (brother), Chuzo Adachi (brother), Roy Adachi (brother), and Kayeko Adachi (sister). His home address is listed as Menzies Bay, BC. Bloedel, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Rocky Mountain House, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 20 July 1917
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Rocky Mountain House, AB
C-9305 (2247-2254)
Type Person
Custodian Number 362
Name Hiroshi Adachi
Not Before: 26 March 1942
Not After: 21 February 1946



362: Hiroshi Adachi


Metadata Author: Nathaniel Hayes
Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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