10871: Kichinosuke Kitamura

10871: Kichinosuke Kitamura

Kichinosuke Kitamura

He was born on 2 November 1909. He owner of Green Groceries. His family includes Mariko Kitamura [also listed as Mari Kitamura] (wife; nee Mariko Kosaka [also listed as Mari Kosaka]), Kichiyo Kitamura (father), and Chiyo Kitamura (mother; nee Chiyo Katsurada). He lived in Port Alberni. He was forcibly uprooted to Vernon, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 02 November 1909
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Vernon, BC
Reel
C-9403 (2225-2302)
Type Person
Custodian Number 10871
Name Kichinosuke Kitamura

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10871: Kichinosuke Kitamura

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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