Kinichi Katsumi

Kinichi Katsumi

He was born on 4 January 1924. He was a fisherman employed by his father. His family includes Haru Katsumi (mother; nee Haru Ito) and Katsunosuke Katsumi [possibly Katsunasuke Katsumi] (father). His home address is listed as Townline Road, Rural Route, No. 3, Cloverdale, BC. Steveston, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC. He was exiled to Japan on 2 August 1946.

Metadata

ForenameKinichi
SurnameKatsumi
Regularized NameKinichi Katsumi
Custodian Identification Number7543
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSlocan, BC
LabelExiled to Japan

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