4866: Mutsumi Kobayashi

4866: Mutsumi Kobayashi

Mutsumi Kobayashi

He was born on 22 December 1909. He is also listed as Mutsumi Richard Kobayashi. He was a mill worker employed by an American company, Ocean Falls, BC. His family includes Misao Kobayashi (mother), Kotaji Kobayashi [possibly Kotoji Kobayashi] (father), Shizuko Kobayashi (wife; nee Shizuko Oda), Douglas Hiromichi Kobayashi (son), Gana Isao Kobayashi [also listed as Isao Gene Kobayashi] (son), Victor Atsushi Kobayashi (son), Alan Toru Kobayashi (son), and Melvyn Tsutome Kobayashi (son). His home address is listed as House No. 439, Imperial Cannery, Steveston, BC. Ocean Falls, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 22 December 1909
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Toronto, ON
Reel
C-9348 (1716-1729)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4866
Name Mutsumi Kobayashi

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4866: Mutsumi Kobayashi

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