10163: Koichi Yamamoto

10163: Koichi Yamamoto

Koichi Yamamoto

He was born in October 1881. He was a logger employed by Stave Lake Cedar Company. His family includes Yoshi Yamamoto (wife; nee Yoshi Maruyama), Kazuo Yamamoto (son), Yukio Yamamoto (son), and Isamu Yamamoto (son). He lived in Suicide Creek, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth October 1881
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Sandon, BC
Reel
C-9397 (1033-1041)
Type Person
Custodian Number 10163
Name Koichi Yamamoto

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10163: Koichi Yamamoto

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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