Matsujiro Hori

Matsujiro Hori

He was born on 10 September 1887. He was a fisherman employed by the Canadian Fishing Company. His family includes Zenjiro Hori (father), Sumi Hori (mother; nee Sumi Sumikawa), Kayo Hori (husband), Yoshio Hori (son), and Fusae Hori (daughter-in-law). His home address is listed as 453 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameMatsujiro Hori
Custodian Identification Number10366
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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