Jiujiro Kumagai

Jiujiro Kumagai

He was born on 15 July 1922. He was a farmer employed by Mr. Kumagai. His family includes Take Kumagai (mother; nee Take Kasai), and Chikachi Kumagai (father). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 950, Dyke Road, Richmond, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Vernon, BC.


Regularized NameJiujiro Kumagai
Custodian Identification Number5292
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Vernon, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Richmond


Custodian Case Files (1)


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