Utaka Domaye

Utaka Domaye

He was born on 5 July 1925. He was a fisherman employed by his brother. His family includes Isa Domaye (mother; nee sa Hamanishi), Toyokichi Domaye (father), and Toyokazu Domaye (brother). His home address is listed as Nanaimo, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, Slocan, BC.

Metadata

ForenameUtaka
SurnameDomaye
Regularized NameUtaka Domaye
Custodian Identification Number7115
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSlocan, BC

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