1878: Hirosuke Takemoto

1878: Hirosuke Takemoto

Hirosuke Takemoto

He was born on 29 October 1875. He was a fisherman employed by A.B.C. Packing Company Limited, Naas River, BC. His family includes Ito Takemoto (wife) and Yoko Takemoto (daughter). His home address is listed as Annandale Cannery, Naas River, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 29 October 1875
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Greenwood, BC
Reel
C-9325 (815-824)
Type Person
Custodian Number 1878
Name Hirosuke Takemoto

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1878: Hirosuke Takemoto

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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