Makiji Kajiura

Makiji Kajiura

He was born on 29 January 1890. He was a farmer. His family includes Den Kajiura (mother; nee Den Okazaki; deceased at time of file), Tsunetaro Kajiura (father; in Japan), Sumano Kajiura (wife), Hiroshi Kajiura (son), Kazuko Kajiura (daughter), David Kajiura [also listed in the file as David Akio Kajiura](son; born 23 August 1927), Yutaka Kajiura (son; born 25 September 1930), Koichi Kajiura (son; born 23 April 1933), Isao Kajiura (son; born 13 January 1935), and Mariko Itakura (daughter; nee Mariko Kajiura). His home address is listed as Rural Route #1, 21st Avenue, Whonnock, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan Extension, BC. His listed seized property includes his farm that he leased from his sons, Hirochi and David.

Metadata

ForenameMakiji
SurnameKajiura
Regularized NameMakiji Kajiura
Custodian Identification Number6964
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceSlocan Extension, BC

Collections

Custodian Case Files (1)

Terminology

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