Shigeji Kamachi

Shigeji Kamachi

He was born on 3 October 1885. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Emi Kamachi (wife), Toyoko Kamachi (daughter), Yoshiko Kamachi(daughter), Yeiko Kamachi (daughter), and Yoshiro Kamachi (son). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 970 Dyke Road, Richmond, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Kamloops, BC.

Metadata

ForenameShigeji
SurnameKamachi
Regularized NameShigeji Kamachi
Custodian Identification Number3612
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceKamloops, BC

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Terminology

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