Tsurutaro Kagetsu

Tsurutaro Kagetsu

He was born on 7 December 1898. He was a logger employed by Deep Bay Logging Company, Fanny Bay, BC. His family includes Hide Kagetsu (wife; nee Hide Doi) Susumu Kagetsu (son), Natsuko Kagetsu (daughter), Yoshiko Kagetsu (daughter), Tsuyuko Kagetsu (daughter), Reiko Kagetsu (daughter), and Tetsuo Kagetsu (son). His home address is listed as Fanny Bay, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Minto City, BC.

Metadata

ForenameTsurutaro
SurnameKagetsu
Regularized NameTsurutaro Kagetsu
Custodian Identification Number6564
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceMinto City, BC

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