13562: Kamekichi Morishita

13562: Kamekichi Morishita

Kamekichi Morishita

He was born on 1 December 1898. He was a fish cannery worker employed by Nelson Bros. Fisheries. His family includes Kiku Morishita (mother), Tatsumatsu Morishita (father), Nao Morishita (wife; nee Nao Mukai), Noriko Morishita (daughter), Tatsuo Morishita (son), and Miyeko Morishita [also listed as Mieko Morishita] (daughter). 1207 Stewart Avenue, Nanaimo, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Hope, BC; Tashme, BC; and Neys, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 01 December 1898
Nationality Unknown
Locations uprooted
Hope, BC
Tashme, BC
Neys, ON
Reel
C-9423 (1744-1756)
Type Person
Custodian Number 13562
Name Kamekichi Morishita

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13562: Kamekichi Morishita

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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