4376: Mokichi Marumoto

4376: Mokichi Marumoto

Mokichi Marumoto

He was born on 7 July 1885. He was a fisherman employed by Bell-Irving Fishing Company Limited, Steveston, BC. His family includes Kameno Marumoto (wife), Kazumi Marumoto (son), and Yoko Marumoto (daughter). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 278, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC and Tashme, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 07 July 1885
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
New Denver, BC
Tashme, BC
C-9344 (303-324)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4376
Name Mokichi Marumoto



4376: Mokichi Marumoto


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