Heijiro Izumi

Heijiro Izumi

He was born on 15 April 1889. He was a fisherman employed by B.C. Packers Company Limited, Skeena River, BC. His family includes Yoshie Izumi [also listed as Yoshiye Izumi] (wife), Suga Izumi (daughter), Tatsuo Izumi (son), Teruko Izumi (daughter), and Yutaka Izumi (son). His home address is listed as 510 Keefer Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Taft, BC.


Regularized NameHeijiro Izumi
Custodian Identification Number1117
ResidenceTaft, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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