4128: Tatsujiro Kuroyama

4128: Tatsujiro Kuroyama

Tatsujiro Kuroyama

He was born on 16 December 1906. He was a fisherman employed by Canadian Fishing Company, Knight Inlet, BC. His family includes Shinde Kuroyama (mother; nee Shinde Rin), Unosuke Kuroyama (father), and Kinu Kuroyama (wife; nee Kinu Doyama). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 160, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC. He was exiled to Japan on 17 June 1946.
Sex M
Date of Birth 16 December 1906
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations after uprooting
Greenwood, BC
Date exiled to Japan 17 June 1946
Locations before uprooting
C-9342 (458-470)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4128
Name Tatsujiro Kuroyama



4128: Tatsujiro Kuroyama


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