Mineichi Minamide

Mineichi Minamide

He was born on 28 May 1910. His birth name is Mineichi Mukai. He was a farmer. His family includes Tokuye Minamide (mother), Masajiro Minamide (father), Toshiko Minamide (wife), Yukiko Minamide (daughter), Yoshikazu Minamide (son), Ayako Minamide (daughter), Tsuru Mukai (birth mother; nee Tsuru Tamaki), and Ryukichi Mukai (father). Mayne Island, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC and Moose Jaw, SK.


Regularized NameMineichi Minamide
Custodian Identification Number14776
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Kaslo, BC
Residence (after uprooting)Moose Jaw, SK
Residence (before uprooting)Mayne Island


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