Denjiro Doi

Denjiro Doi

He was born on 6 April 1895. He was a logger employed by Mr. Harada, Cumberland, BC. His family includes Fusayo Doi (wife; nee Fusayo Yokomoto), Manabu Doi (son), Fusako Doi (daughter), and Takao Doi (son). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 129, Cumberland, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and he was exiled to Japan on 2 August 1946.


Regularized NameDenjiro Doi
Custodian Identification Number6869
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)Cumberland


Custodian Case Files (1)


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