Hideo Morita

Hideo Morita

He was born on 17 September 1921. He was a millhand employed by Victoria Lumber Company. His family includes Jisuke Morita (father) and Isematsu Morita (mother). He lived in Chemainus, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to 11 Mile Camp, BC.


Regularized NameHideo Morita
Custodian Identification Number11593
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceMile Camp, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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