3565: George Umemoto

3565: George Umemoto

Umemoto

He was born on 5 March 1914. He is also listed in the file as George Yaichi Umemoto. He was a truck driver. His family includes Haru Umemoto (mother), Yasuzo Umemoto (father), and Kazuko Umemoto (wife). His home address is listed as 2316 Wall Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Minto, BC and Toronto, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 05 March 1914
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Minto, BC
Toronto, ON
Reel
C-9337 (1807-1822)
Type Person
Custodian Number 3565
Name George Umemoto

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3565: George Umemoto

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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