5747: Kazuo Morita

5747: Kazuo Morita

Kazuo Morita

He was born on 25 May 1921. He was a logger employed by Hillcrest Lumber Company, Hillcrest, BC. His family includes Sumi Morita (mother; nee Sumi Sameshima). His home address is listed as Hillcrest, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Linley, BC, Yard Creek Camp, BC and Capreol, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 25 May 1921
Nationality Unknown
Locations uprooted
Linley, BC
Yard Creek Camp, BC
Capreol, ON
Reel
C-9361 (1868-1885)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5747
Name Kazuo Morita

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5747: Kazuo Morita

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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