12897: Misa Kumagai

12897: Misa Kumagai

Misa Kumagai

She was born on 28 May 1875. Her maiden name is Misa Komatsu. Her family includes Nao Komatsu (mother), Shohaachi Komatsu (father), and Zenjuro Kumagai (husband). 958 Brunette Street, New Westminster, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 28 May 1875
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
New Denver, BC
C-9419 (68-77)
Type Person
Custodian Number 12897
Name Misa Kumagai



12897: Misa Kumagai


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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