12555: Toyokichi Koizumi

12555: Toyokichi Koizumi

Toyokichi Koizumi

He was born on 24 February 1877. His name is also listed in the file as Toyokichi Koidzumi. He was a sawmill worker employed by North Arm Lumber Company Limited, Marpole, BC. His family includes Koito Koizumi (mother; nee Koito Takega), Katsushiro Koizumi (father), Shiki Koizumi (wife; nee Shiki Sakamoto), Masaru Koizumi (son), and Tomiye Koizumi (daughter). His home address is listed as 374 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. 472 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Hastings Park, Vancouver, BC and Roseberry, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 24 February 1877
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Vancouver, BC
Roseberry, BC
Reel
C-9416 (433-447)
Type Person
Custodian Number 12555
Name Toyokichi Koizumi

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12555: Toyokichi Koizumi

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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