Kinoye Maeda

Kinoye Maeda

He was born on 05 February 1893. He was a logging contractor and supervisor employed by Highland Logging Company, Simoon Sound, BC. His family includes Chise Maeda (mother; nee Chise Takenagai), Genkuro Maeda (father), Yukino Maeda (wife; Yukino Nishimoto), Shoso Maeda (son, also listed in the file as Shiyoso Maeda). His home address is listed as Simoon Sound, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Midway, BC; Sandon, BC and Red Sands Camp B-24, Red Sands, BC.


Regularized NameKinoye Maeda
Custodian Identification Number834
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceMidway, BC
ResidenceSandon, BC
ResidenceRed Sands, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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