541: Eiji Adachi

541: Eiji Adachi

Eiji Adachi

He was born on 10 May 1908. He was a millhand employed by R. B. McLean Labor Company Limited, Port Alberni, BC. His fmaily includes Aki Adachi (mother), Ko Adachi (father), Sayo Adachi (wife), Jimmy Adachi (son), Ray Adachi [possibly Roy Adachi] (son), and Marian Adachi (daughter). His home address is listed as Port Alberni, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Three Valley Camp, Revelstoke, BC and T.H. Crawford, Oyama, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 10 May 1908
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Revelstoke, BC
Reel
C-9308 (564-573)
Type Person
Custodian Number 541
Name Eiji Adachi
Dates
Not Before: 06 April 1942
Not After: 15 May 1946

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Title

541: Eiji Adachi

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Metadata Author: Nathaniel Hayes
Metadata Author: Alex Yodistra
Metadata Author: Emiko Newman
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