7115: Utaka Domaye

7115: Utaka Domaye

Utaka Domaye

He was born on 5 July 1925. He was a fisherman employed by his brother. His family includes Isa Domaye (mother; nee sa Hamanishi), Toyokichi Domaye (father), and Toyokazu Domaye (brother). His home address is listed as Nanaimo, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, Slocan, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 05 July 1925
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
C-9372 (841-844)
Type Person
Custodian Number 7115
Name Utaka Domaye



7115: Utaka Domaye


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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