9416: Kiyoshi Umetsu

9416: Kiyoshi Umetsu

Kiyoshi Umetsu

He was born on 06 November 1886. He was a self-employed berry grower. His family includes Matsu Umetsu (mother; nee Matsu Nikaido) and Saisaki Umetsu (father). His home address is listed as Ruskin, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to 15 Mile Camp, Hope, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 06 November 1886
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Hope, BC
Reel
C-9391 (1834-1937)
Type Person
Custodian Number 9416
Name Kiyoshi Umetsu

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9416: Kiyoshi Umetsu

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Metadata Author: Lindsey Jacobson
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