2375: Jutaro Tokunaga

2375: Jutaro Tokunaga

Jutaro Tokunaga

He was born on 25 March 1891. He was an importer and exporter employed by K. Takahashi and Company Limited. His family includes Fuki Tokunaga (mother; nee Fuki Akita), KumaChisato Tokunaga (wife; nee Chisato Ikeda), and Mariko Tokunaga [also listed as Mari Tokunaga] (daughter). His home address is listed as 620 Semlin Drive, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Ottawa Mines, Slocan, BC; New Denver, BC; and Brantford, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 25 March 1891
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
New Denver, BC
Brantford, ON
Reel
C-9329 (802-825)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2375
Name Jutaro Tokunaga

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2375: Jutaro Tokunaga

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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