10132: Choichi Akui

10132: Choichi Akui

Choichi Akui

He was born on 1 August 1882. He was a logger employed by Stave Lake Cedar Company. His family includes Chisaburo Akui (father), Mitsu Akui (mother; nee Mitsu Kobayashi), Michi Akui (daughter). He lived at Canoe Shingle Company, Magna Bay, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 01 August 1882
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Sandon, BC
Reel
C-9397 (472-477)
Type Person
Custodian Number 10132
Name Choichi Akui

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10132: Choichi Akui

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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