Kinjiro Aida

Kinjiro Aida

He was born on 21 April 1887. He was a tailor. His family includes Sada Aida (wife; nee Sada Fuseya; in Japan), Shinjiro Aida (father), and Uta Aida (mother; nee Uta Fukada). His home address is listed as 202 Carroll Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON.


Regularized NameKinjiro Aida
Custodian Identification Number12174
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Toronto, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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