5961: Kamekichi Sugiyama

5961: Kamekichi Sugiyama

Kamekichi Sugiyama

He was born on 3 January 1893. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Chiyo Sugiyama (wife; nee Chiyo Sugiyama), Betty Haruko Sugiyama (daughter), and Mary Chiye Sugiyama (daughter). His home address is listed as Downs Road, Clayburn P.O, Clayburn, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Welling, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 03 January 1893
Nationality Unknown
Locations uprooted
Welling, AB
Reel
C-9362 (2004-2078)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5961
Name Kamekichi Sugiyama

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5961: Kamekichi Sugiyama

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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