Gisaburo Maeda

Gisaburo Maeda

He was born on 9 June 1890. He was a self-employed hotel proprietor. His family includes Muya Maeda [possibly Miiya Maeda] (mother), Riyo Maeda [possibly Rujo Maeda] (father), and Kimi Maeda (wife). His home address is listed as 1140 Granville Street, Vancouver, BC. 476 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.


Regularized NameGisaburo Maeda
Custodian Identification Number4782
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceGreenwood, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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