Junsaku Maeda

Junsaku Maeda

He was born on 8 August 1888. He was a millworker employed by McNair Shingle Company, Port Moody, BC. His family includes Shige Maeda (mother), Junji Maeda (father), and Rie Maeda (wife; nee Rie Kobayashi). His home address is listed as the corner of Henry Street & Grant Street, Port Moody, BC. P.O. Box 14, Port Moody, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan Extension, BC.


Regularized NameJunsaku Maeda
Custodian Identification Number10531
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan Extension, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Port Moody


Custodian Case Files (1)


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