14137: Hiroshi Usui

14137: Hiroshi Usui

Hiroshi Usui

He was born on 8 November 1926. He was a labourer. His family includes Hirae Usui [possibly Hisae Usui] (mother) and Kohei Usui (father). Claxton Cannery, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 08 November 1926
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Sandon, BC
Reel
C-9427 (594-597)
Type Person
Custodian Number 14137
Name Hiroshi Usui

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14137: Hiroshi Usui

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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