7013: Mataichi Okimura

7013: Mataichi Okimura

Mataichi Okimura

He was born on 221 May 1880. He was retired at the time of the file. His family includes Tanako Okimura (mother; nee Tanako Okano), Sei Okimura (father), Shizuno Okimura (wife; nee Shizuno Tanaka), and Sumiko Okimura (daughter). His home address is listed as 743 Keefer Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan Extension, BC.
Sex M
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Slocan Extension, BC
Reel
C-9371 (1817-1823)
Type Person
Custodian Number 7013
Name Mataichi Okimura
Dates
Not Before: 02 May 1942
Not After: 09 October 1944

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7013: Mataichi Okimura

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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