Kumajiro Konishi

Kumajiro Konishi

He was born on 20 May 1900. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Ohiyoko Konishi (wife), Hatsue Konishi (daughter), Setsuko Konishi [possibly Shetsuko Konishi] (daughter), Hiko Konishi (son), and Zenji Konishi [possibly Jenji Konishi] (son). His home address is listed as Mayne Island, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Chase, BC and Tappen, BC.

Metadata

ForenameKumajiro
SurnameKonishi
Regularized NameKumajiro Konishi
Custodian Identification Number5164
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceChase, BC
ResidenceTappen, BC

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Terminology

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