Tsutomu Hanada

Tsutomu Hanada

He was born on 8 December 1911. He was a cleaner and dryer. His family includes Sachi Hanada (mother) and Kaneki Hanada (father). His home address is listed as 1906 Commercial Drive, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Ontario.


Regularized NameTsutomu Hanada
Custodian Identification Number2061
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


Readers of these historical materials will encounter derogatory references to Japanese Canadians and euphemisms used to obscure the intent and impacts of the internment and dispossession. While these are important realities of the history, the Landscapes of Injustice Research Collective urges users to carefully consider their own terminological choices in writing and speaking about this topic today as we confront past injustice. See our statement on terminology, and related sources here.