4960: Jinmatsu Matsushita

4960: Jinmatsu Matsushita

Jinmatsu Matsushita

He was born on 27 April 1904. He was a self-employed berry grower. His family includes Hatsu Matsushita (mother; nee Hatsu Kinoshita), Yaichi Matsushita [possibly Yoichi Matsushita] (father), Mineko Matsushita (wife; nee Mineko Marumoto), Tatsumi Matsushita (son), Mariko Matsushita (daughter), and Chiguye Matsushita (daughter). His home address is listed as Cade Barr Road, Rural Route, No. 2, Mission City, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Picture Butte, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 27 April 1904
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Picture Butte, AB
C-9349 (2487-20)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4960
Name Jinmatsu Matsushita



4960: Jinmatsu Matsushita


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