Etsuji Morii

Etsuji Morii

He was born on 27 July 1888. He was a broker under Morii Brokerage at 366 Powell Street, Vancouver BC. His family includes Kiyono Morii (wife; nee Kiyono Kawaguchi). His home address is listed as 639 East Cordova Street, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Minto City, BC.


Regularized NameEtsuji Morii
Custodian Identification Number10176
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceMinto City, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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