Kenji Hori

Kenji Hori

He was born on 6 December 1921. He was a saleman employed by the Singer Sewing Machine Company. His family includes Hichizo Hori (father) and Sumi Hori (mother; nee Sumi Koike). His home address is listed as 351 West 20th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, Ontario.


Regularized NameKenji Hori
Custodian Identification Number10261
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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