1805: Minoru Ito

1805: Minoru Ito

Minoru Ito

He was born on 29 August 1913. He was a fish broker employed by Great Northern Cannery, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Kinu Ito (mother), Kazuo Ito (father), and Kazue Koyanagi (wife). His home address is listed as 205 Abbott Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to St. Thomas, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 29 August 1913
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
St Thomas, ON
C-9324 (1969-1975)
Type Person
Custodian Number 1805
Name Minoru Ito



1805: Minoru Ito


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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