7829: Kamekichi Tsujiuchi

7829: Kamekichi Tsujiuchi

Kamekichi Tsujiuchi

He was born on 15 August 1889. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Tomeno Tsujiuchi (mother; nee Tomeno Nakashima), Tsunekichi Tsujiuchi (father), Hiroshi Tsujiuchi (son), Koyuki Tsujiuchi (wife; nee Koyuki Matsubara; in Japan), and Kiyoshi Tsujiuchi (son; in Japan). His home address is listed as 396 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. Ucluelet, BC and 1809 Venables Street, Vancouver, BC are listed as former addresses. He was forcibly uprooted to Pickering, ON. He was exiled to Japan on 2 October 1946.
Sex M
Date of Birth 15 August 1889
Nationality Unknown
Locations after uprooting
Pickering, ON
Date exiled to Japan 02 October 1946
Locations before uprooting
C-9377 (1793-1880)
Type Person
Custodian Number 7829
Name Kamekichi Tsujiuchi



7829: Kamekichi Tsujiuchi


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