Katsushi Kumagai

Katsushi Kumagai

He was born on 20 October 1913. He was a shoe repairer. His family includes Kane Kumagai [possibly Kare Kumagai] (mother; nee Kane Kotsuka or Kare Kotsuka), Chunosuke Kumagai (father), and Natsuko Kumagai (wife; nee Natsuko Yoshinaka). His home address is listed as 215 Princess Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to London, ON.

Metadata

ForenameKatsushi
SurnameKumagai
Regularized NameKatsushi Kumagai
Custodian Identification Number2856
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceLondon, ON

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