12898: Sakae Kumagai

12898: Sakae Kumagai

Sakae Kumagai

He was born in June. His name is also listed as Sakae Paul Kumagai. He was a self-employed dentist working out of the Westminster Trust Building, New Westminster, BC. His family includes Misa Kumagai (mother; nee Misa Komatsu) and Jenjuro Kumagai (father). His home address is listed as 958 Brunette Street, New Westminster, BC and the Abbotsford Hotel, 921 West Pender Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.
Sex M
Nationality Canadian born
Date of Birth 03 June 1907
Locations after uprooting
New Denver, BC
Locations before uprooting
New Westminster
C-9419 (78-99)
Type Person
Custodian Number 12898
Name Sakae Kumagai



12898: Sakae Kumagai


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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