9331: Kakuzo Saito

9331: Kakuzo Saito

Kakuzo Saito

He was born on 25 November 1890. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Kiku Saito (mother; nee Kiku Takahashi), Kakujiro Saito (father), Suye Saito (wife; nee Sure Watanabe), Tomie Saito (son), and Masayuki Saito (son). His home address is listed as PO Box 234, Mission, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC and New Denver, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 25 November 1890
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
Tashme, BC
New Denver, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9390 (1182-1251)
Type Person
Custodian Number 9331
Name Kakuzo Saito



9331: Kakuzo Saito


Metadata Author: Lindsey Jacobson
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