Minoru Adachi

Minoru Adachi

He was born on 1 September 1899. He was a carpenter and blacksmith employed by Mr. Mayo of the Mayo Lumber Company. His family includes Oki Adachi (wife; nee Oki Takeyasa), Saijiro Adachi (father) and Kameno Adachi (mother). He lived in Paldi, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameMinoru Adachi
Custodian Identification Number11470
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Paldi


Custodian Case Files (1)


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