Masaji Kamachi

Masaji Kamachi

He was born on 8 May 1923. He was a fisherman. His family includes Emi Kamachi (mother; nee Emi Ishii) and Shigeji Kabachi (father). He lived in Richmond, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to North Kamloops, BC.


Regularized NameMasaji Kamachi
Custodian Identification Number15262
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)North Kamloops, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Richmond


Custodian Case Files (1)


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