Motoaki Karakida

Motoaki Karakida

Karakida was born on 19 February 1890. He was a self employed cleaner and presser. His family includes Mitsu Karakida (mother; deceased at time of file), Yasuzu Karakida (father; in Japan), Asa Karakida (wife; nee Asa Kurogo; in Tochigi Japan), Fumi Karakida (daughter; in Tochigi Japan) and Hideo Karakida (son; in Tochigi, Japan). His home address is listed as 807 Fort Street Victoria BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Red Buck Camp in Princeton, BC. No seized property listed in file.

Metadata

ForenameMotoaki
SurnameKarakida
Regularized NameMotoaki Karakida
Custodian Identification Number1669
NationalityJapanese national

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