13937: Masao Kamachi

13937: Masao Kamachi

Masao Kamachi

He was born on 23 September 1921. He was a fisherman employed by B.C. Packers. His family includes Emi Kamachi (mother; nee Emi Ishii) and Shigeji Kamachi (father). 1072 Dyke Road, Richmond, BC; Lulu Island, BC; New Westminster, BC; and Steveston, BC are listed as former addresses. He was forcibly uprooted to North Kamloops, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 23 September 1921
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
North Kamloops, BC
Reel
C-9426 (149-189)
Type Person
Custodian Number 13937
Name Masao Kamachi

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13937: Masao Kamachi

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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