2374: Keay Homma

2374: Keay Homma

Keay Homma

He was born on 19 February 1921. He was a labourer employed by Francis Millard Company, Sherman P.O., West Vancouver, BC. His family includes Matsu Homma (mother; nee Matsu Tanikawa) and Tomey Homma (father). His home address is listed as Nanaimo, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Popoff Farms, Slocan, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 19 February 1921
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
Reel
C-9329 (795-801)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2374
Name Keay Homma

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2374: Keay Homma

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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