5065: Seikichi Kishimoto

5065: Seikichi Kishimoto

Seikichi Kishimoto

He was born on 2 October 1916. He was a farmer employed by his father Mr. Kishimoto. His family includes Yo Kishimoto (mother; nee Yo Matsunami), and Yukichi Kishimoto (father). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 265 Courtenay, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Thomas, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 02 October 1916
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Thomas, ON
C-9351 (2486-2490)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5065
Name Seikichi Kishimoto



5065: Seikichi Kishimoto


Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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