4931: Tomizo Kamada

4931: Tomizo Kamada

Tomizo Kamada

He was born on 27 July 1907. He was a self-employed farmer and fisherman. His family includes Masu Kamada (mother; nee Masu Shiga), Naojiro Kamada (father), Hisae Kamada (wife; nee Hisae Note), Tomikazu Kamada (son), Mitsue Kamada (daughter), Toshiyuki Kamada (son), and Kazue Kamada (daughter). His home address is listed as Bailey Road, Rural Route, No. 1, New Westminster, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan Extension, BC and St. Catharines, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 27 July 1907
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Slocan Extension, BC
St Catharines, ON
Reel
C-9349 (793-870)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4931
Name Tomizo Kamada

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4931: Tomizo Kamada

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