829: Kenji Mori

829: Kenji Mori

Kenji Mori

He was born on 15 November 1908. He was a fisherman employed by Canadian Fishing Company, Rivers Inlet, BC. His family includes Manyo Mori (mother) and Naotaro Mori (father). His home address is listed as 203 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. PO Box 243, Steveston, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC and exiled to Japan on 02 August 1946.
Sex M
Date of Birth 15 November 1908
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
New Denver, BC
Date exiled to Japan 02 August 1946
Locations before uprooting
C-9312 (731-742)
Type Person
Custodian Number 829
Name Kenji Mori
Not Before: 03 April 1942
Not After: 07 March 1947



829: Kenji Mori


Metadata Author: Nathaniel Hayes
Metadata Author: Emiko Newman
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