1209: Enai Mori

1209: Enai Mori

Enai Mori

Mori was born on 25 January 1894. He was a grocer employed by Sugi Mori, his wife, according to the Office of the Custodian report. His family includes Kita Mori (mother; nee Kita Moba; deceased at time of file), Kunoju Mori (father; deceased at time of file), and Sugi Mori (wife). He lived at 303 East Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC and was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC and Kamloops, BC. His listed seized property includes: household belongings; tools; dog (fox terrier).
Sex M
Date of Birth 25 January 1894
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Tashme, BC
Kamloops, BC
C-9316 (850-855)
Type Person
Custodian Number 1209
Name Enai Mori
Not Before: 05 April 1942
Not After: 21 November 1948



1209: Enai Mori


Metadata Author: Erin Chan
Publication Information: See Terms of Use for publication and licensing information.


Readers of these historical materials will encounter derogatory references to Japanese Canadians and euphemisms used to obscure the intent and impacts of the internment and dispossession. While these are important realities of the history, the Landscapes of Injustice Research Collective urges users to carefully consider their own terminological choices in writing and speaking about this topic today as we confront past injustice. See our statement on terminology, and related sources here.