2338: Tokuichi Inouye

2338: Tokuichi Inouye

Tokuichi Inouye

He was born on 25 September 1887. He was a labourer employed by Great Northern Cannery Company Limited, West Vancouver, BC. His family includes Shizu Inouye (mother; nee Shizu Okamoto), Tokutaro Inouye (father) Harumi Inouye (wife), Yoshito Inouye (son), Mutsuko Inouye [also listed as Matsuko Inouye and Marion Inouye] (daughter), and Hayoko Inouye [also listed as Helen Inouye] (daughter). His home address is listed as 1566 East 26th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan Extension, BC and Toronto, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 25 September 1887
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Slocan Extension, BC
Toronto, ON
Reel
C-9329 (305-315)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2338
Name Tokuichi Inouye

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2338: Tokuichi Inouye

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