Kenzo Kojima

Kenzo Kojima

He was born on 20 May 1895. He was a sawmill employee employed by Royston Lumber Company. His family includes Hanayo Kojima (mother; nee Hanayo Kojima), Kotane Kojima (wife; nee Kotane Tamari), Masayoshi Kojima (son), Kazuko Kojima (daughter), Misako Kojima (daughter), and Keiko Kojima (daughter). He lived in Cumberland, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameKenzo Kojima
Custodian Identification Number11828
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Cumberland


Custodian Case Files (1)


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