2176: Tomohiko Wakahara

2176: Tomohiko Wakahara

Tomohiko Wakahara

He was born on 27 February 1913. He was a mill worker employed by B.C. Pulp & Paper Company, Port Alice, BC. His family includes Haru Yoshida (mother) and Sannosuke Wakahara (father). His home address is listed as Ruskin, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Vernon, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 27 February 1913
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Vernon, BC
Reel
C-9327 (1707-1717)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2176
Name Tomohiko Wakahara

Metadata

Title

2176: Tomohiko Wakahara

Credits

Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
Publication Information: See Terms of Use for publication and licensing information.

Terminology

Readers of these historical materials will encounter derogatory references to Japanese Canadians and euphemisms used to obscure the intent and impacts of the internment and dispossession. While these are important realities of the history, the Landscapes of Injustice Research Collective urges users to carefully consider their own terminological choices in writing and speaking about this topic today as we confront past injustice. See our statement on terminology, and related sources here.