Torakichi Kanda

Torakichi Kanda

He was born on 11 November 1865. He was a retired fisherman. His family includes Muume Kanda (wife) and one child over the age of 16. His home address is listed as Imperial Cannery Compound, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC.

Metadata

ForenameTorakichi
SurnameKanda
Regularized NameTorakichi Kanda
Custodian Identification Number2523
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceKaslo, BC

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Terminology

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