Sumio Kojima

Sumio Kojima

He was born on 15 December 1915. He was a skipper on a fishing boating employed J. Kasho, 219 Dunlevy Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Yuki Kojima (mother; nee Yuki Ikeda). His home address is listed as 476 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. 220 Alexander Steet, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to West Montreal, QC.


Regularized NameSumio Kojima
Custodian Identification Number2762
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)West Montreal, QC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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