12397: Kanekichi Inouye

12397: Kanekichi Inouye

Kanekichi Inouye

He was born on 11 February 1889. He was a mill foreman. His family includes Koto Inouye (mother; nee Koto Hariyoshi), Bunkichi Inouye (father), Kinu Inouye (wife; nee Kinu Hirota), Masako Inouye (daughter), Chiyeko Inouye (daughter), Michiko Inouye (daughter), and Emiko Inouye (daughter). Port Alice, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Lempriere, BC and Galt, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 11 February 1889
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Lempriere, BC
Galt, ON
Reel
C-9415 (467-476)
Type Person
Custodian Number 12397
Name Kanekichi Inouye

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12397: Kanekichi Inouye

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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