Denjiro Kamada

Denjiro Kamada

He was born on 15 September 1884. He was a logger employed by Stave Lake Cedar Company, Suicide Creek, BC. He has no listed family. He lived in Stave Lake Cedar Company, Suicide Creek BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC.


Regularized NameDenjiro Kamada
Custodian Identification Number10137
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceSandon, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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