Isamu Kai

Isamu Kai

He was born on 14 January 1919. He was a labourer. His family includes Tami Kai (mother; nee Tami Unoki) and Yusuke Kai (father). His home address is listed as 328 11th Street, New Westminster, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC; Toronto, ON; and Hamilton, ON.

Metadata

ForenameIsamu
SurnameKai
Regularized NameIsamu Kai
Custodian Identification Number12819
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceKaslo, BC
ResidenceToronto, ON
ResidenceHamilton, ON

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Terminology

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