12973: Tanejiro Hirose

12973: Tanejiro Hirose

Tanejiro Hirose

He was born on 23 December 1884. He was a shoemaker. His family includes Toku Hirose (wife; nee Toku Uyeno), Tazo Hirose (son), Hiroso Hirose (son), Emiko Hirose (daughter), and Tashichi Hirose (son). Steveston, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Barnwell, AB and Taber, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 23 December 1884
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Barnwell, AB
Taber, AB
Reel
C-9419 (1324-1378)
Type Person
Custodian Number 12973
Name Tanejiro Hirose

Metadata

Title

12973: Tanejiro Hirose

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.