Itsuo Henmi

Itsuo Henmi

He was born on 03 February 1923. His name is also listed in the file as Jack Hemmi. He was a student. His family includes Tatsu Hemmi (mother; nee Tatsu Utsumi), Sokichi Hemmi (father). His home address is listed as 938 Caledonia Avenue, Victoria, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Glencoe Fairgrounds, Glencoe, ON.


Regularized NameItsuo Henmi
Custodian Identification Number795
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Glencoe, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Victoria


Custodian Case Files (1)


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