Zennosuke Inouye's Land: A Canadian Veterans Affairs Dilemma

  title={Zennosuke Inouye's Land: A Canadian Veterans Affairs Dilemma},
  author={P. Neary},
  journal={The Canadian Historical Review},
  pages={423 - 450}
  • P. Neary
  • Published 2004
  • History
  • The Canadian Historical Review
<p>Zennosuke Inouye came to Canada from Japan in 1900, and in 1916 enlisted in the Canadian Expeditionary Force. The next year he was wounded in France. After the war he was one of the many beneficiaries of the Soldier Settlement Act (1919), which provided land on favourable terms to qualified Canadian veterans. During the Second World War Inouye was one of the Japanese Canadians removed from coastal British Columbia as a security measure. Concomitant with this, the eighty acres of land he had… Expand
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