10338: Sannemon Hirota

10338: Sannemon Hirota

Sannemon Hirota

He was born on 9 February 1879. He was a fisherman. His family includes Fusao Hirota (wife; nee Fusao Kunihisa), Sanzaemon Hirota (father), Kono Hirota (mother; nee Kono Koizumi), Fusao Hirota (husband), Shizuko Hirota (daughter), Fumiko Hirota (daughter), Yoshiko Hirota (daughter). His home address is listed as 725 69th Avenue, West Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Taylor Lake, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 09 February 1879
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Taylor Lake, BC
C-9399 (495-511)
Type Person
Custodian Number 10338
Name Sannemon Hirota



10338: Sannemon Hirota


Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
Publication Information: See Terms of Use for publication and licensing information.


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.