Sueji Koyama

Sueji Koyama

He was born on 10 July 1901. He was a mill hand employed by B.C. Pulp & Paper Company, Woodfibre, BC. His family includes Matsu Koyama (mother; nee Matsu Asao), Kenjiro Koyama (father), and Chieko Koyama [also listed as Chie] (wife; nee Chieko Ide or Chie Ido). His home address is listed as Woodfibre, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Bay Farms, Slocan, BC and Hamilton, ON.

Metadata

ForenameSueji
SurnameKoyama
Regularized NameSueji Koyama
Custodian Identification Number237
NationalityUnknown
ResidenceSlocan, BC
ResidenceHamilton, ON

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