12809: Tokujiro Chikamura

12809: Tokujiro Chikamura

Tokujiro Chikamura

He was born on 22 September 1869. He was a retired at the time of the file. His family includes Tsui Abe (wife; common-law) and Yaye Chikamura (wife; deceased). His home address is listed as 378 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. 376 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Popoff Farms, BC. He died at New Denver, BC on 29 November 1947.
Sex M
Date of Birth 22 September 1869
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
Popoff Farms, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9417 (1205-1213)
Type Person
Custodian Number 12809
Name Tokujiro Chikamura



12809: Tokujiro Chikamura


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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