3907: Genjiro Kuroda

3907: Genjiro Kuroda

Genjiro Kuroda

He was born on 19 February 1887. He was a self-employed store owner and a logger employed by B.C. Packers Limited. His family includes Koto Kuroda [possibly Kota Kuroda] (mother), Yasusaburo Kuroda (father), Hatsumi Kuroda (wife; nee Hatsumi Mano), Kazuo Kuroda (son), Masayuki Kuroda (son), Mitsuo Kuroda (son), Setsuko Kuroda (daughter), and Tomiko Kuroda (daughter). His home address is listed as 205 Abbott Street, Vancouver, BC. Box 40, Coombs, BC and Deep Bay, BC are listed as former addresses. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and Carleton Place, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 19 February 1887
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
Carleton Place, ON
Reel
C-9340 (159-217)
Type Person
Custodian Number 3907
Name Genjiro Kuroda

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3907: Genjiro Kuroda

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