Alfred Okimi

Alfred Okimi

He was born on 9 January 1917. His name is also listed as Alfred Nobuo Okimi. He was a store keeper. He lived at Steveston, BC and died on 31 January 1942 at Vancouver, BC. People related to this file include Tomi Okimi (mother; nee Tomi Hashimoto), Mitsujiro Okimi (father), and Roy Yoshiharu Okimi (brother).


Regularized NameAlfred Okimi
Custodian Identification Number13542
NationalityCanadian born


Custodian Case Files (1)


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