Tsunetaro Aida

Tsunetaro Aida

He was born on 19 March 1906. He was a mill worker employed by Port Alice Pulp Mill, Port Alice, BC. His family includes Teru Aida (mother; nee Teru Matsuda), Eitaro Aida (father), Sachiko Aida (wife; nee Sachiko Numajiri), Kikuko Aida [also listed as Bernice Aida] (daughter), Yoshiye Aida [also listed as Phyllis Aida] (daughter), and Tokiko Aida [also listed as Marion Aida] (daughter). His home address is listed as Cumberland, BC. Port Alice, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameTsunetaro Aida
Custodian Identification Number4299
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Cumberland


Custodian Case Files (1)


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