Chusaku Maioka

Chusaku Maioka

He was born on 10 October 1864. His family includes Tomi Maioka (wife; nee Tomi Kagawa). His home address is listed as Sydney, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC and New Denver, BC. He died at New Denver on 27 July 1946.


Regularized NameChusaku Maioka
Custodian Identification Number9490
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceSandon, BC
ResidenceNew Denver, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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