6996: Kaichi Imada

6996: Kaichi Imada

Kaichi Imada

He was born on 10 October 1883. He was a self-employed strawberry grower. His family includes Hisa Imada (mother; nee Hisa Yamamoto), Yasutaro Imada (father), Ito Imada (wife), Shizue Imada (daughter), Toshio Imada (son), Katsumi Imada (son), Yoshiki Imada (son), Tomotsu Imada (son), and Mumuo Imada (son). His home address is listed as 18th Avenue, Haney, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Taylor Lake, BC and North Kamloops, BC where he died on 24 February 1947.
Sex M
Date of Birth 10 October 1883
Date of Death 24 February 1947
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
Taylor Lake, BC
North Kamloops, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9371 (707-836)
Type Person
Custodian Number 6996
Name Kaichi Imada
Not Before: 01 January 1942



6996: Kaichi Imada


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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