Saichi Tamai

Saichi Tamai

He was born on 01 March 1885. He was a fisherman and a seaman. His family includes Yuki Tamai (mother) and Kumejiro Tamai (father). His home address is listed as Port Alberni, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Three Valley, BC.


Regularized NameSaichi Tamai
Custodian Identification Number510
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Three Valley, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Port Alberni


Custodian Case Files (1)


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