Eiichi Mitsui

Eiichi Mitsui

He was born on 25 November 1915. He is also listed as Eiichi Joe Mitsui. He was a self-employed store proprietor. His family includes Shiguka Mitsui (mother; nee Shiguka Sakakabara) and Kohei Mitsui (father). His home address is listed as 1075 Eighth Avenue West, Vancouver, BC. Trout Lake, BC and Vernon, BC are listed as former addresses. He was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON.


Regularized NameEiichi Mitsui
Custodian Identification Number7997
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Toronto, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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