10140: Atogo Kimura

10140: Atogo Kimura

Atogo Kimura

He was born on 14 June 1914. He was a shingle cutter employed by Stave Lake Cedar Company. His family includes Kumazo Kimura (father) and Yae Kimura (mother; nee Yae Koyabo). He lived in Suicide Creek, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Monte Lake, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 14 June 1914
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Monte Lake, BC
Reel
C-9397 (569-574)
Type Person
Custodian Number 10140
Name Atogo Kimura

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Title

10140: Atogo Kimura

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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