7295: Tamotsu Kaga

7295: Tamotsu Kaga

Tamotsu Kaga

He was born on 23 June 1924. He was a sawmill hand employed by Royston Lumber Company, Cumberland, BC. His family includes Miya Kaga (mother; nee Miya Sute) and Natsugoro Kaga (father). His home address is listed as Cumberland, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Popoff Farms, Slocan, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 23 June 1924
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
Reel
C-9373 (705-709)
Type Person
Custodian Number 7295
Name Tamotsu Kaga

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7295: Tamotsu Kaga

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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