14000: Ralph Kamo

14000: Ralph Kamo

Ralph Kamo

He was born on 9 November 1926. He was a student. His family includes Kiku Kamo [also listed as Kate Kawato or Kato Kawato] (mother; nee Kiku Kawato., Kate Kawato, or Kato Kawato) and Denzo Kamo [also listed as Dick Kamo] (father). He was forcibly uprooted to Canyon, BC and New Denver, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 09 November 1926
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Canyon, BC
New Denver, BC
C-9426 (883-886)
Type Person
Custodian Number 14000
Name Ralph Kamo



14000: Ralph Kamo


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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