Saitaro Kageyama

Saitaro Kageyama

He was born on 29 February 1880. He was a dentist. His family includes Genjiro Kageyama (brother), Shinichi Kageyama (brother), Toyomi Kageyama (nephew’s daughter). His home address is listed as 210 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC where he died on 3 September 1945.


Regularized NameSaitaro Kageyama
Custodian Identification Number13420
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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