Harry Adachi

Harry Adachi

He was born on 8 August. He was a mill hand employed by Johnson Sash and Door Company, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Akino Adachi (mother), Chika Adachi (father), and Mable Adachi [also listed as Sumiye Adachi and Patricia Adachi] (wife; nee Sumiye Kawashiri or Patricia Mable Kawashiri). His home address is listed as 134 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Popoff Farms, Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameHarry Adachi
Custodian Identification Number2985
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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