Jinnosuke Morita

Jinnosuke Morita

He was born on 13 December 1905. He was a millhand employed by Cedar Cove Sash & Door Company. His family includes Eiko Morita (wife; nee Eiko Nishizawa), Etsuko Morita (daughter), and Teruko Morita (daughter). His home address is listed as 1332 Seymour Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Grand Prairie, AB.


Regularized NameJinnosuke Morita
Custodian Identification Number11206
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Grand Prairie, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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