Ikushi Ochiai

Ikushi Ochiai

He was born on 05 June 1890. He was a millworker employed by B.M. & S. Britannia, BC. His family includes Asae Ochiai (wife) and Toshimi Ochiai (step-daughter). His home address is listed as Britannia Beach, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Angler, ON.


Regularized NameIkushi Ochiai
Custodian Identification Number869_xi
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Angler, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Britannia Beach


Custodian Case Files (1)


Readers of these historical materials will encounter derogatory references to Japanese Canadians and euphemisms used to obscure the intent and impacts of the internment and dispossession. While these are important realities of the history, the Landscapes of Injustice Research Collective urges users to carefully consider their own terminological choices in writing and speaking about this topic today as we confront past injustice. See our statement on terminology, and related sources here.