4214: Mankichi Eyemoto

4214: Mankichi Eyemoto

Mankichi Eyemoto

He was born on 1 January 1879. He is also listed as Mankichi Iyemoto. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Yoshi Eyemoto [possibly Yoshi Iyemoto] (mother; nee Yoshi Miyamoto), Yajuro Eyemoto [also listed as Yajuro Iyemoto] (father), Haruyo Eyemoto [possibly Haruyo Iyemoto] (wife; nee Haruyo Muramoto), Haruko Eyemoto [possibly Haruko Iyemoto] (daughter), Shigeki Eyemoto [possibly Shigeki Iyemoto] (son), Yoshiko Eyemoto [possibly Yoshiko Iyemoto] (daughter), Sakaye Eyemoto [possibly Sakaye Iyemoto] (daughter), Sazako Eyemoto [possibly Sazako Iyemoto] (daughter), Hanaye Eyemoto [possibly Hanaye Iyemoto] (daughter), Shigeru Eyemoto [possibly Shigeru Iyemoto] (son), Itsuko Eyemoto [possibly Itsuko Iyemoto] (daughter), Yasuko Eyemoto [possibly Yasuko Iyemoto] (daughter), and Aishiro Eyemoto [possibly Aishiro Iyemoto; also listed as Ishiro Eyemoto or Ishiro Iyemoto] (son). His home address is listed as 2346 Hammond Road, Pitt Meadows, BC. P.O. Box 341, Pitt Meadows, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Homewood, MB and Arnaud, MB. He was exiled to Japan on 17 June 1946.
Sex M
Date of Birth 01 January 1879
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Homewood, MB
Arnaud, MB
Date exiled to Japan 17 June 1946
Reel
C-9343 (289-318)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4214
Name Mankichi Eyemoto

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4214: Mankichi Eyemoto

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