5499: Koji Kashima

5499: Koji Kashima

Koji Kashima

He was born on 6 August 1910. He was a Japanese schoolteacher employed by Kitsilano Kashima Japanese Language Association. His family includes Tomino Kashima (mother; nee Tomino Ashimoto), Kenji Saga (father), and Kimiyo Kashima (wife; nee Kimiyo Saga). His home address is listed as 1618 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB and Turin, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 06 August 1910
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Lethbridge, AB
Turin, AB
Reel
C-9359 (542-581)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5499
Name Koji Kashima

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5499: Koji Kashima

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