Genzo Maeda

Genzo Maeda

He was born on 7 April 1894. He was a millhand or a labourer. His family includes Hideko Maeda (wife), Fukuoka Maeda (child), Sumiko Maeda (daughter), Mitsuko Maeda (daughter), Junko Maeda (daughter), and Fukiku Maeda (daughter). His home address is listed as Ocean Falls, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Thunder River, BC.

Metadata

ForenameGenzo
SurnameMaeda
Regularized NameGenzo Maeda
Custodian Identification Number15351
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceThunder River, BC

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Terminology

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