Takeshi Kumagai

Takeshi Kumagai

He was born in approximately 1897. He was a strawberry grower. His family includes Masako Kumagai (wife) and Hiroshi Kumagai (son). He lived in Burquitlam, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, BC.

Metadata

ForenameTakeshi
SurnameKumagai
Regularized NameTakeshi Kumagai
Custodian Identification Number10429
NationalityUnknown
ResidenceLemon Creek, BC

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