595: Masami Tsukamoto

595: Masami Tsukamoto

Masami Tsukamoto

He was born on 30 June 1916. He was a bellboy employed by Vancouver Club, 915 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Hana Tsukamoto (mother; nee Hana Nishita) and Masato Tsukamoto (Father). His home address is listed as 366 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Revelstoke, BC and Taft, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 30 June 1916
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Revelstoke, BC
Taft, BC
Reel
C-9308 (1636-1648)
Type Person
Custodian Number 595
Name Masami Tsukamoto
Dates
Not Before: 06 March 1942
Not After: 06 July 1946

Metadata

Title

595: Masami Tsukamoto

Credits

Metadata Author: Nathaniel Hayes
Metadata Author: Peter Birkwood
Metadata Author: Emiko Newman
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