Massagi Kurmiyama

Massagi Kurmiyama

He was born on 13 April 1918. He was a farmer employed by Mr. Uyemura. His home address is listed as 313 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC and Rural Route No. 1, Mission, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Picture Butte, AB.


Regularized NameMassagi Kurmiyama
Custodian Identification Number5625
NationalityCanadian born
ResidencePicture Butte, AB


Custodian Case Files (1)


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