1376: Marjorie Maeda

1376: Marjorie Maeda

Marjorie Maeda

Maeda was a dressmaker. Her maiden name is Majorie Nagato and her birth date is not listed. Her family includes Tsuru Nagato (mother), Denshiro Nagato (father), and Jisaburo Maeda [possibly Jusaburo Maeda] (husband; interned at Camp 130). Her home address is listed as 972 Howe Street, Vancouver, BC. 1866 Triumph Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a previous address. She was forcibly uprooted to Minto City, BC and to Hamilton, ON. Her listed seized property includes a Victor R.C.A. radio.
Sex F
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Minto City, BC
Hamilton, ON
C-9318 (421-432)
Type Person
Custodian Number 1376
Name Marjorie Maeda
Not Before: 22 March 1942
Not After: 29 June 1944



1376: Marjorie Maeda


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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