Mitsuo Imai

Mitsuo Imai

He was born on 14 January 1904. He was a gardener. His family includes Tatsu Imai (mother; nee Tatsu Higuchi), Kinzo Imai (father), Aki Imai (wife), and Masaki Imai (son). 116 East 6th Avenue, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Vernon, BC and Celista, BC.


Regularized NameMitsuo Imai
Custodian Identification Number14186
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceVernon, BC
ResidenceCelista, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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