Kuranosuke Kato

Kuranosuke Kato

He was born on 01 April 1886. He was a laundryman employed by Kiyoshi Shimoto. His home address is listed as Campbell River, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC. He was exiled to Japan on 02 August 1946.


Regularized NameKuranosuke Kato
Custodian Identification Number200
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceSandon, BC
LabelExiled to Japan


Custodian Case Files (1)


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