Komei Konishi

Komei Konishi

He was born on 29 April 1917. He was a carpenter employed by Mukai Boat Works, Steveston, BC. His family includes Mitsu Konishi (mother; nee Mitsu Hirai) and Ikutaro Konishi (father). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 113, 125 Garry Street, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Grand Forks, BC.


Regularized NameKomei Konishi
Custodian Identification Number4476
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Grand Forks, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston


Custodian Case Files (1)


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