13845: Giechiro Kitamura

13845: Giechiro Kitamura

Giechiro Kitamura

He was born on 5 January 1921. His name is also listed in the file as Giichiro Kitamura. He was a millhand. His family includes Yoshi Kitamura (mother; nee Yoshi Sawa) and Yosoya Kitamura (father). His home address is listed as 425 Garrett Street, New Westminster, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Picture Butte, AB and Turin, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 05 January 1921
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Picture Butte, AB
Turin, AB
Reel
C-9425 (1379-1387)
Type Person
Custodian Number 13845
Name Giechiro Kitamura

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13845: Giechiro Kitamura

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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