SEDAI: The Japanese Canadian Legacy Project

Sharing the unique history and experiences of Canadians of Japanese ancestry

History of Japanese Canadians

In this section you can learn all about the intriguing story of the Japanese Canadians. Like many immigrant groups, they came looking for a share of the prosperity of the new country of Canada. See how they succeeded despite the prejudice they encountered. Discover the causes and events related to their forced relocation during World War II, and the new lives they built for themselves in the years that followed the war

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