Kintaro Kamimura

Kintaro Kamimura

He was born on 28 March 1900. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Tsurue Kamimura [also listed as Tsuruye Kamimura] (wife), Akiko Kamimura (daughter), Wakao Kamimura (son), Shigenobu Kamimura (son), Mitsuo Kamimura (son), and Kazuhiko Kamimura (daughter). His home address is listed as Clayburn, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Nobleford, AB. He was exiled to Japan on 31 May 1946.


Regularized NameKintaro Kamimura
Custodian Identification Number4618
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceNobleford, AB
LabelExiled to Japan


Custodian Case Files (1)


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