Jiro Kaji

Jiro Kaji

He was born in approximately 1895. He was a millhand employed by Pulp & Paper Company. His family includes Matsuyo Kaji (wife), Eiko Kaji (daughter), Hiroyuki Kaji (son), Kyoko Kaji (daughter), and Ryoji Kaji (son). His home address is listed as 230 1/2 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC. Where he was forcibly uprooted to is not listed.


Regularized NameJiro Kaji
Custodian Identification Number11966
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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