Akisuke Omae

Akisuke Omae


Surname (Japanese)尾前
Forename (Japanese)明助
Regularized Name尾前 明助
Surname (Romanized Japanese)Omae
Forename (Romanized Japanese)Akisuke
Regularized NameAkisuke Omae
Birth同 鹿兒島
BirthOnaji Kagoshima
AddrLine 505 Powell Street
SettlementVancouver, British Columbia


Powell Street Neighbourhood Streets (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.