Masato Adachi

Masato Adachi

He was born on 22 February 1890. He was a rooming house operator, 1514 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Tomi Adachi (wife), Yasuo Adachi (son), Teruo Adachi (son), and Kenzo Adachi (son). His home address is listed as 1514 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. Celtic Cannery, Blenheim Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameMasato Adachi
Custodian Identification Number3179
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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