Sokichi Kadonaga

Sokichi Kadonaga

He was a boatman employed by Kelly Logging Company, Cumshewa, BC. He was also known as Saul Kadonaga. His family includes Kimiko Kadonaga (mother), Sadakichi Kadonaga (father), Tomiko Kadonaga (wife; nee Tomiko Katsuyama), and Mona Kadonaga [also listed as Kimiko Kadonaga] (daughter). His home address is listed as Kelly Logging Camp, Cumshewa Inlet, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON.


Regularized NameSokichi Kadonaga
Custodian Identification Number4622
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Toronto, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Cumshewa Inlet


Custodian Case Files (1)


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