2427: Susumu Koyama

2427: Susumu Koyama

Susumu Koyama

He was born on 27 March 1905. He was a fish buyer employed by Colonial Packers Limited, Fish Dock Campbell Avenue. His family includes Yasuye Koyama (wife) and Tokiko Koyama [also listed as Tokiko June Koyama] (daughter). His home address is listed as 439 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. 1027 Stewart Avenue, Nanaimo, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to East Lillooet, BC and Greenwood, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 27 March 1905
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
East Lillooet, BC
Greenwood, BC
Reel
C-9329 (1680-1698)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2427
Name Susumu Koyama

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2427: Susumu Koyama

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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