Keiichi Kunimoto

Keiichi Kunimoto

He was born on 1 January 1907. He was a mill hand and an orchard farmer employed by Mr. A. J. Howe. His family includes Haruko Kunimoto (wife; nee Haruko Ito), Toyomi Kunimoto (daughter), Kazuo Kunimoto (son), and Takako Kunimoto (daughter). He lived in Woodfibre, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Vernon, BC.


Regularized NameKeiichi Kunimoto
Custodian Identification Number11713
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Vernon, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Woodfibre


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