Kaoru Ito

Kaoru Ito

He was born on 03 April 1918. He was a logger employed by BC Pulp and Paper Company, Port Alice, BC. His family includes Kiwa Ito (mother), and Fusakichi Ito (father). His home address is listed as Port Alice, BC. Duncan, BC and PO Box 129, Cumberland, BC are listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Great Lakes Sawmill, Fort William, ON.


Regularized NameKaoru Ito
Custodian Identification Number746
Residence (after uprooting)Fort William, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Port Alice


Custodian Case Files (1)


Readers of these historical materials will encounter derogatory references to Japanese Canadians and euphemisms used to obscure the intent and impacts of the internment and dispossession. While these are important realities of the history, the Landscapes of Injustice Research Collective urges users to carefully consider their own terminological choices in writing and speaking about this topic today as we confront past injustice. See our statement on terminology, and related sources here.