Mamoru Sanmiya

Mamoru Sanmiya

He was born on 11 February 1915. He was a medical student. His family includes Morio Sanmiya (mother; nee Morio Mizuno) and Koichiro Sanmiya [possibly Kaichiro Sanmiya] (father). 2222 Dundas Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Edmonton, AB and Byron, ON where he died on 9 June 1945.

Metadata

ForenameMamoru
SurnameSanmiya
Regularized NameMamoru Sanmiya
Custodian Identification Number15562
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceEdmonton, AB
ResidenceByron, ON

Collections

Custodian Case Files (1)

Terminology

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.