11148: Denkichi Kodama

11148: Denkichi Kodama

Denkichi Kodama

He was born on 21 November 1903. He was a self-employed confectioner and owner of Harry Grocery. His family includes Masue Kodama (wife), Eiko Kodama (daughter), Sadao Kodama (son), and Shigeko Kodama (daughter). His home address is listed as 1300 Howe Street, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Kamloops, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 21 November 1903
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Kamloops, BC
Reel
C-9406 (54-78)
Type Person
Custodian Number 11148
Name Denkichi Kodama

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11148: Denkichi Kodama

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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