2777: Josuke Tamemoto

2777: Josuke Tamemoto

Josuke Tamemoto

He was born on 28 April 1875. He was retired at the time of the file. His family includes Koma Tamemoto (wife), Tokie Tamemoto (daughter), and Kiyoshi Tamemoto (son). His home address is listed as House No. 13, Great West Cannery, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Magrath, AB and North Kildonan, MB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 28 April 1875
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations after uprooting
Magrath, AB
North Kildonan, MB
Locations before uprooting
C-9330 (2059-2074)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2777
Name Josuke Tamemoto



2777: Josuke Tamemoto


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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