Katsumi Mitsubata

Katsumi Mitsubata

He was born on 31 October 1925. He was a student and fisherman employed by North Pacific Cannery, Skeena River, BC. His family includes Yasuno Mitsubata (mother; nee Yasuno Yamasaki) and Chutaro Mitsubata (father). His home address is listed as 770 Taylor Street, Prince Rupert, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.

Metadata

ForenameKatsumi
SurnameMitsubata
Regularized NameKatsumi Mitsubata
Custodian Identification Number812
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSlocan, BC

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Shared Surnames

Mitsubata

Terminology

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