9609: Kunimatsu Saimoto

9609: Kunimatsu Saimoto

Kunimatsu Saimoto

He was born on 01 June 1890. He was a self-employed fish broker. His family includes Kiku Saimoto (wife; nee Kiku Kubo), Yukio Saimoto (son), Nobuko Saimoto (daughter), Fumio Saimoto (son), Suyeko Saimoto (daughter), Hisao Saimoto (son), Mikio Saimoto (son), Toyeko Saimoto (daughter), Shigeo Saimoto (son) and Sayoko Saimoto (daughter). His home address is listed as 644 2nd Avenue, Steveston, BC. PO Box 451 Steveston, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Minto City, BC and PO Box 412 Revelstoke, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 01 June 1890
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Minto City, BC
Revelstoke, BC
Reel
C-9393 (120-299)
Type Person
Custodian Number 9609
Name Kunimatsu Saimoto

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9609: Kunimatsu Saimoto

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Metadata Author: Lindsey Jacobson
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