2483: Masatoshi Koga

2483: Masatoshi Koga

Masatoshi Koga

He was born on 27 September 1909. He was a logger employed by Jack Inouye at Hillcrest Logging Camp, Duncan, BC. His family includes Towa Koga (mother) and Saichi Koga (father). His home address is listed as Hillcrest, BC. 391 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Schreiber, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 27 September 1909
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Schreiber, ON
Reel
C-9329 (2060-2064)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2483
Name Masatoshi Koga

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2483: Masatoshi Koga

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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