1214: Ryuso Miura

1214: Ryuso Miura

Ryuzo Miura

Miura was born on 13 November 1886. He was a logger employed by Hillcrest Lumber Company, Duncan, BC. His family includes Tora Miura (mother; deceased at time of file), Chuhei Muira (father; deceased at time of file), and Momoyo Miura [also listed as Momoye Miura] (wife; nee Momoyo Urabe). He lived in Hillcrest, BC and was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, Slocan, BC. His listed seized property includes: household belongings.
Sex M
Date of Birth 13 November 1886
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
Slocan, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9316 (1015-1024)
Type Person
Custodian Number 1214
Name Ryuso Miura
Not Before: 27 March 1942
Not After: 05 February 1944



1214: Ryuso Miura


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