3612: Shigeji Kamachi

3612: Shigeji Kamachi

Shigeji Kamachi

He was born on 3 October 1885. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Emi Kamachi (wife), Toyoko Kamachi (daughter), Yoshiko Kamachi(daughter), Yeiko Kamachi (daughter), and Yoshiro Kamachi (son). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 970 Dyke Road, Richmond, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Kamloops, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 03 October 1885
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Kamloops, BC
Reel
C-9337 (2181-2204)
Type Person
Custodian Number 3612
Name Shigeji Kamachi

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3612: Shigeji Kamachi

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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