Kunajiro Adachi

Kunajiro Adachi

He was born on 26 March 1889. He was a mill hand employed by Thurston & Flavell Lumber Company. His family includes Sana Kageyama (mother), Daizaburo Kageyama (father), Ogen Adachi (wife), Mary Adachi (daughter), Florence Adachi (daughter), and Chikao Adachi (son). His home address is listed as Port Moody, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC, New Denver, BC and Ontario.


Regularized NameKunajiro Adachi
Custodian Identification Number7251
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceTashme, BC
ResidenceNew Denver, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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.