1981: Hideo Kamitomo

1981: Hideo Kamitomo

Hideo Kamitomo

He was born on 15 April 1923. He was a mill hand employed by Swarne Lumber Company, Mitchell Island, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Hide Kamitomo (mother; nee Hide Tanaka) and Isejiro Kamitomo (father). His home address is listed as 2054 Dundas Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Solsqua, BC and Vernon, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 15 April 1923
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
Solsqua, BC
Vernon, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9326 (490-494)
Type Person
Custodian Number 1981
Name Hideo Kamitomo



1981: Hideo Kamitomo


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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