5061: Mitsuo Kishimoto

5061: Mitsuo Kishimoto

Mitsuo Kishimoto

He was born on 15 April 1918. He was a farmer employed by his father Mr. Kishimoto. His family includes Yo Kishimoto (mother; nee Yo Matsunami), and Yukichi Kishimoto (father). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 265 Courtenay, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Thomas, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 15 April 1918
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Thomas, ON
Reel
C-9351 (2419-2423)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5061
Name Mitsuo Kishimoto

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5061: Mitsuo Kishimoto

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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