2053: Joe Aida

2053: Joe Aida

Joe Aida

He was born on 24 February 1917. He was a mill hand employed by B.C. Pulp & Paper Company, Port Alice, BC. His family includes Eitaro Aida (father). His mother’s first name is not listed, but her maiden name is Matsuda. His home address is listed as Port Alice, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Hamilton, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 24 February 1917
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Hamilton, ON
Reel
C-9326 (1697-1702)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2053
Name Joe Aida

Metadata

Title

2053: Joe Aida

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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