4619: Suekichi Kodama

4619: Suekichi Kodama

Suekichi Kodama

He was born on 19 November 1897. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Hana Kodama (mother), Tsunijiro Kodama [possibly Tsurujiro Kodama] (father), Masa Kodama [also listed as Masu Kodama] (wife), Minoru Kodama (son), Tsuyoshi Kodama (son), Akiye Kodama (daughter), George Kodama (son), and Tadao Kodama (son). His home address is listed as Clayburn, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Arnaud, MB, Winnipeg, MB, and Kane, MB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 19 November 1897
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Arnaud, MB
Winnipeg, MB
Kane, MB
C-9346 (889-1004)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4619
Name Suekichi Kodama



4619: Suekichi Kodama


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