4537: Makoto Otsu

4537: Makoto Otsu

Makoto Otsu

He was born on 26 March 1926. He was a student. His family includes Sawae Otsu (mother; nee Sawae Nakayama) and Genji Otsu (father). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 426, No. 17 Broadway, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Bridge River, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 26 March 1926
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Bridge River, BC
Reel
C-9345 (628-633)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4537
Name Makoto Otsu

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4537: Makoto Otsu

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