2224: Tamotsu Tohana

2224: Tamotsu Tohana

Tamotsu Tohana

He was born on 18 September 1911. He was a logger employed by Jikemura Logging Company, O’Brien Bay, BC. His family includes Hana Tohana (mother) and Yonetaro Tohana (father). His home address is listed as O’Brien Bay, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Fort William, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 18 September 1911
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Fort William, ON
Reel
C-9327 (2497-2502)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2224
Name Tamotsu Tohana

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2224: Tamotsu Tohana

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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