Kuraji Suto

Kuraji Suto

He was born on 15 April 1899. He was a labourer and a logger employed by Hillcrest Lumber Company, Limited. His family includes Hatsu Suto (mother) and Ushitaro Suto (father). His home address is listed as Hillcrest, BC. King Rooms, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Princeton, BC and Kamloops, BC.

Metadata

ForenameKuraji
SurnameSuto
Regularized NameKuraji Suto
Custodian Identification Number15383
NationalityJapanese national
ResidencePrinceton, BC
ResidenceKamloops, BC

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Terminology

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