3345: Kaha Sakai

3345: Kaha Sakai

Kaha

He was born on 18 February 1877. He was a fisherman. His family includes Iwa Sakai (wife; nee Iwa Yamamoto), Yasugoro Sakai (father) and Shimi Sakai (mother; nee Shimi Terashita). He lived in Ucluelet, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Winnipeg, MB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 18 February 1877
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Winnipeg, MB
Reel
C-9335 (1808-1907)
Type Person
Custodian Number 3345
Name Kaha Sakai

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3345: Kaha Sakai

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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