Sumikazu Izumi

Sumikazu Izumi

He was born on 14 December 1902. He was a logger. His family includes Sawa Isumi [possibly Sawa Izumi] (mother), Ichimatsu Izumi (father), Fumiko Izumi (wife; nee Fumiko Doi), and Reiko Izumi (daughter). His home address is listed as 266 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. Coombs, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.


Regularized NameSumikazu Izumi
Custodian Identification Number15168
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceGreenwood, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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