Jisaburo Maeda

Jisaburo Maeda

He was born on 12 August. He was a dry cleaner who owned his own store at 735 Nelson Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Tomino Mayeda (mother), Tsunekichi Mayeda (father), and Tsutae Maeda (wife). His home address is listed as 972 Howe Street, Vancouver, BC and 735 Nelson Street, Vancouver, BC. He was interned at Angler, ON.


Regularized NameJisaburo Maeda
Custodian Identification Number411_xi
NationalityJapanese national


Custodian Case Files (1)


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