15114: Jinzo Kumabe

15114: Jinzo Kumabe

Jinzo Kumabe

He was born on 18 November 1885. He was a logger. His family includes Juno Kumabe (mother), Kyuhachi Kumabe [possibly Kyukachi Kumabe] (father), Shina Kumabe (wife; nee Shina Shimasaki), Tamae Kumabe (daughter), and Yasuko Kumabe (daughter). His home address is listed as Cumberland, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 18 November 1885
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
New Denver, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9430 (1337-1343)
Type Person
Custodian Number 15114
Name Jinzo Kumabe



15114: Jinzo Kumabe


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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