James H. Ito

James H. Ito

Amica at Bearbrook

Canadian Army – Served 37 years

Born in Vancouver in 1933, James was interned during World War II as a Japanese-Canadian.

Joining the Army, James trained at the Royal Canadian Ordnance School in Montreal. He became a Chief Warrant Officer in the Supply and Logistics branch. James’ distinguished military career spanned 37 years and he was deployed to numerous locations including Japan, Korea, Egypt, Vietnam and Germany.