5134: Toshi Matsumoto

5134: Toshi Matsumoto

Toshi Matsumoto

He was born on 28 December 1892. He was a farmer and fisherman employed by his father Mr. Matsumoto. His family includes Yoshino Matsumoto (mother; nee Yoshino Matsushita), Yoshimatsu Matsumoto (father), Naka Matsumoto (wife; nee Naka Adachi), and George Matsumoto (son). His home address is listed as Vancouver Cannery, Eburne, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Cranford, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 28 December 1892
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Cranford, AB
Reel
C-9353 (123-169)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5134
Name Toshi Matsumoto

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5134: Toshi Matsumoto

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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