Jiro Imai

Jiro Imai

He was born on 15 August 1923. He was a student and a rigging helper employed by E & G Logging Company, Toba Inlet, BC. His family includes Tome Imai (mother; nee Tome Takeuchi) and Sataro Imai (father). His home address is listed as 326 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and Toronto, ON.


Regularized NameJiro Imai
Custodian Identification Number264
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSlocan, BC
ResidenceToronto, ON


Custodian Case Files (1)


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