Susumu Hotta

Susumu Hotta

He was born on 06 December 1919. He was a millworker employed by A.B. Cushing Sash & Doors Limited, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Ei Hotta (mother), Kei Hotta (father) and George Hotta (brother; also known as Takashi Hotta). His home address is listed as 1607 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to 74 Shannon Street, Toronto, ON.


Regularized NameSusumu Hotta
Custodian Identification Number3047
Residence (after uprooting)Toronto, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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