Hachiro Isotani

Hachiro Isotani

He was born on 3 August 1921. He was a fisherman employed by BC Packers, Namu, BC. His family includes Hidekichi Isotani (father). His home address is listed as 1776 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Kamloops, BC.


Regularized NameHachiro Isotani
Custodian Identification Number8275
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Kamloops, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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