Kichisuke Matsumura

Kichisuke Matsumura

He was born on 15 April 1879. His name is also listed as Kichizuke Matsumura. He was a farmer. His family includes Mine Nakatsui (mother; nee Mine Nagata), Hatsujiro Nakatsui (father), Taka Matsumura (wife; deceased), Masayuki Matsumura (son; deceased), and Masaharu Matsumura (son). His home address is listed as River Road, Port Hammond, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Ontario. He died at Winnipeg, MB on 21 December 1944.


Regularized NameKichisuke Matsumura
Custodian Identification Number7356
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (before uprooting)Port Hammond


Custodian Case Files (1)


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