Denjiro Kamada

Denjiro Kamada

He was born on 27 June 1923. He was a farmer employed by his brother. His family includes Masu Kamada (mother; nee Masu Shiga), and Naojiro Kamada (father). His home address is listed as Bailey Road, Rural Route No. 1, New Westminster, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Boulder Creek, BC.


Regularized NameDenjiro Kamada
Custodian Identification Number5216
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Boulder Creek, BC
Residence (before uprooting)New Westminster


Custodian Case Files (1)


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