5728: Asazo Hori

5728: Asazo Hori

Asazo Hori

He was born on 12 August 1919. He was a domestic servant employed by Cartwright Lumber Company, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Yasu Hori (mother), Umejiro Hori (father), Fusae Hori (wife), and Mitsuyo Betty Hori (daughter). His home address is listed as 391 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 12 August 1919
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Lethbridge, AB
Reel
C-9361 (1591-1596)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5728
Name Asazo Hori

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Title

5728: Asazo Hori

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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