2119: Ryotaro Horii

2119: Ryotaro Horii

Ryotaro Horii

He was born on 6 August 1908. He was a fisherman. His family includes Sumiye Horii (wife), Akira Horii [also listed as Akua Horii] (son), Kiyoaki Horii (son), Sumio Horii (son), Isao Horii (son), and Yoshiharu Horii (daughter). His home address is listed as 368 Heatley Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lillooet, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 06 August 1908
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Lillooet, BC
Reel
C-9327 (613-628)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2119
Name Ryotaro Horii

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2119: Ryotaro Horii

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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