Kanichi Toyota

Kanichi Toyota

He was born on 25 October 1921. He was a millhand employed by Mayo Lumber Company, Paldi, BC. His family includes Kiue Toyota (mother; nee Kiue Obuchi), and Shiyoshichi Toyota (father). His home address is listed as Paldi, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.

Metadata

ForenameKanichi
SurnameToyota
Regularized NameKanichi Toyota
Custodian Identification Number8262
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSlocan, BC

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