Jinichiro Izumi

Jinichiro Izumi

He was born on 31 May 1887. He was a farm hand employed by Mr. J. Eskildsen. His family includes Kiri Izumi (wife; nee Kiri Miyauchi; deceased), Jineimon Izumi (father), Hatsu Izumi (mother; nee Hatsu Kito), Masashi Izumi (son; in Japan). He lived in New Westminster, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameJinichiro Izumi
Custodian Identification Number12043
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)New Westminster


Custodian Case Files (1)


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