Kitsutaro Kojima

Kitsutaro Kojima

He was born on 31 March 1883. His name is also listed in the file as Kitsutaro Kozuma. He was a gardener. His family includes Kuni Kojima [possibly Kuni Kozuma] (mother; nee Kuni Kokubun), Kinbe Kojima [possibly Kinbe Kozuma] (father), Fumi Kojima [possibly Fumi Kozuma] (wife; nee Fumi Kondo), and Henry Kojima [possibly Henry Kojima] (son). His home address is listed as 4 Reece Avenue East Chilliwack, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme BC and New Denver, BC. He died at New Denver, BC on 14 September 1946.

Metadata

ForenameKitsutaro
SurnameKojima
Regularized NameKitsutaro Kojima
Custodian Identification Number10601
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceNew Denver, BC

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