Kuichi Murata

Kuichi Murata

He was born on 13 January 1895. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Seijiro Murata (father), and Shizuyo Murata (wife; nee Shizuyo Kawata). His home address is listed as 1380 Horrel Road, Rural Route No. 1, New Westminster, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Myrtle, MB.


Regularized NameKuichi Murata
Custodian Identification Number6185
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Myrtle, MB
Residence (before uprooting)New Westminster


Custodian Case Files (1)


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