Katsuji Makino

Katsuji Makino

He was born on 28 October 1881. He is also listed as Stephen Makino. He was a rooming house operator. His family includes Kikuye Makino [also listed as Kikue Makino] (wife), Masano Makino (daughter), and Haruno Kimura (daughter; nee Haruno Makino). His home address is listed as 110 Water Street, Vancouver, BC and 355 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and Arthur, ON.


Regularized NameKatsuji Makino
Custodian Identification Number5927
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (after uprooting)Arthur, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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