Kumataro Kubo

Kumataro Kubo

He was a factory worker employed by B.C. Box Mill, Marpole, BC. His family includes Hisa Kubo (mother), Torichichi Kubo (father), Haru Kubo (wife), Miyaki Kubo (daughter), Moses Kubo (son; also known as Toshiyuki Kubo), Shinako Kubo (daughter) and Sumiko Kubo (daughter). His home address is listed as 8730 Selkirk Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to 3532 Lorne Avenue, Montreal QC.


Regularized NameKumataro Kubo
Custodian Identification Number9586


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.