Hidetaro Kubo

Hidetaro Kubo

Kubo was born on 02 November 1890. He was a logger employed by B.C. Burns & Jackson Logging Company, Wilson Creek, BC. His family includes Yoshi Kubo (wife). He lived at B.C. Burns & Jackson Logging Company’s camp, Wilson Creek, BC, was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, Slocan, BC, and was exiled to Japan on 17 June 1946. His listed seized property includes: household belongings.


Regularized NameHidetaro Kubo
Custodian Identification Number1415
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceSlocan, BC
LabelExiled to Japan


Custodian Case Files (1)


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