1284: Teiji Omori

1284: Teiji Omori

Teiji Omori

Omori was born on 18 June 1917. He was a boat builder and fisherman employed by Inverness Cannery, Inverness, BC. His family includes Fuyo Omori (mother; nee Fuyo Tsuya; deceased at time of file), Hide Omori (stepmother), and Takanosuke Omori (father). He lived in Inverness, BC and was forcibly uprooted to Raymond, AB. His listed seized property includes: boat “Nagato/“T.O.”; fishing equipment; carpenter’s tools.
Sex M
Date of Birth 18 June 1917
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Raymond, AB
C-9316 (1996-2010)
Type Person
Custodian Number 1284
Name Teiji Omori
Not Before: 26 March 1942
Not After: 05 July 1946



1284: Teiji Omori


Metadata Author: Erin Chan
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