840: Ryohei Masuda

840: Ryohei Masuda

Ryohei Masuda

He was born on 08 February 1894. He was a logger employed by Cameron Lake Lumber Company Limited, Pacific Building, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Sumi Masuda (wife; nee Sumi Kuramoto), Toshiko Masuda (daughter), Miyoko Masuda (daughter), Sachiko Masuda (daughter), Yoshio Masuda (son), Masao Masuda (son), Akie Masuda (son) and Kazuko Masuda (daughter). His home address is listed as Box 40, Coombs, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Popoff Farms; Slocan, BC; and New Denver, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 08 February 1894
Nationality Unknown
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
New Denver, BC
Reel
C-9312 (1110-1120)
Type Person
Custodian Number 840
Name Ryohei Masuda
Dates
Not Before: 01 April 1942
Not After: 14 July 1944

Metadata

Title

840: Ryohei Masuda

Credits

Metadata Author: Nathaniel Hayes
Metadata Author: Emiko Newman
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