15640: Mitsujiro Okimi

15640: Mitsujiro Okimi

Mitsujiro Okimi

Mitsujiro died on 17 November 1940, naming his son Nobuo executor and sole beneficiary. Nobuo died on 27 January 1942 without completing the administration of his father’s estate. People associated with this file include Tomi Okimi (wife of Mitsujiro and mother of Nobuo) who became the beneficiary of both estates and Roy Okimi [also listed as Roy Y. Okimi] (son).
Sex M
Date of Death 17 November 1940
Nationality Unknown
C-9432 (494-537)
Type Estate
Custodian Number 15640
Name Mitsujiro Okimi
Not Before: 15 July 1942
Not After: 24 March 1944



15640: Mitsujiro Okimi


Metadata Author: Gordon Lyall
Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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