1812: Akinobu Tsuji

1812: Akinobu Tsuji

Akinobu Tsuji

He was born on 5 September 1921. He was a fisherman employed by Morseby Island Fisheries, Jedway, Q.C.I. BC. His family includes Kokan Tsuji (mother; nee Kokan Ohta) and Taichi Tsuji (father). His home address is listed as 396 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. 467 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Solsqua, BC and Canal Flats, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 05 September 1921
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Solsqua, BC
Canal Flats, BC
C-9324 (2023-2043)
Type Person
Custodian Number 1812
Name Akinobu Tsuji



1812: Akinobu Tsuji


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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