Tokuo Kodama

Tokuo Kodama

He was born on 16 January 1913. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Mura Kodama (mother; nee Mura Okino), Gosaku Kodama (father), and Hatsue Kodama (wife), Takeyoshi Kodama (son), and Yukie Kodama (daughter). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 126, 1624 Grand Avenue, Mission City, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Nobleford, AB and he was exiled to Japan on 24 December 1946.


Regularized NameTokuo Kodama
Custodian Identification Number4963
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Nobleford, AB
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)Mission City


Custodian Case Files (1)


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