5835: Genzo Kumagai

5835: Genzo Kumagai

Genzo Kumagai

He was born on 8 November 1916. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Take Kumagai (mother; nee Take Kasai), and Chuhachi Kumagai (father). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 950, New Westminster and Dyke & Hamilton, Richmond, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Copper Creek, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 08 November 1916
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Copper Creek, BC
Reel
C-9362 (280-287)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5835
Name Genzo Kumagai

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5835: Genzo Kumagai

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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