11292: Isematsu Sumi

11292: Isematsu Sumi

Isematsu Sumi

He was born on 21 October 1893. He was a gardener. His family includes Katsuyo Sumi (wife), Fukuichi Sumi (father), and Umeno Sumi (mother; nee Umeno Kimura). His home address is listed as 1907 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 21 October 1893
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Toronto, ON
Reel
C-9407 (882-887)
Type Person
Custodian Number 11292
Name Isematsu Sumi

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11292: Isematsu Sumi

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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