2062: Teiji Tsumura

2062: Teiji Tsumura

Teiji Tsumura

He was born on 4 May 1921. His name is also listed as Teiji John Tsumura. He was a boat builder. His family includes Setsu Inaba (mother) and Kumetaro Tsumura (father). His home address is listed as 704 West 7th Avenue, Prince Rupert, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and Mayford, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 04 May 1921
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
Mayford, ON
C-9326 (1804-1811)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2062
Name Teiji Tsumura



2062: Teiji Tsumura


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