12458: Kumakichi Sato

12458: Kumakichi Sato

Kumakichi Sato

He was born on 26 March 1895. He was a shingle camp and cannery worker. His family includes Cho Inemata (mother), Asanosuke Inemata (father), Mitsuo Sato (wife), Miyoko Sato (daughter), Setsuko Sato (daughter), Tetsuo Sato (son), and Yoshiko Sato (daughter). New Westminster, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC and Vernon, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 26 March 1895
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Tashme, BC
Vernon, BC
Reel
C-9415 (1576-1624)
Type Person
Custodian Number 12458
Name Kumakichi Sato

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12458: Kumakichi Sato

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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