Chikara Kumagai

Chikara Kumagai

He was born on 01 May 1888. He was a self employed farmer and fisherman. His family includes Takino Kumagai (mother; nee Takino Sato), Chiuji Kumagai (father), Sato Kumagai (wife; nee Sato Sase), George Kumagai (son), Seiko Kumagai (son), Yoshiro Kumagai [possibly Yoshino Kumagai] (son), Shinjiro Kumagai [possibly Shensuro Kumagai] (son), Reiko Kumagai (daughter), Kenji Kumagai (son), Rentaro Kumagai (son). His home address is listed as Dyke Road, Richmond, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC.

Metadata

ForenameChikara
SurnameKumagai
Regularized NameChikara Kumagai
Custodian Identification Number794
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceKaslo, BC

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