5257: Tori Tamoto

5257: Tori Tamoto

Tori Tamoto

She was born on 12 February 1890. She was a housewife. Her family includes Toyokichi Tamoto (husband), Hisako Tamoto (daughter), Saichi Tamoto (son), Hirako Tamoto (daughter), Shizuko Tamoto (daughter), Yutaka Tamoto (son), Akira Tamoto (son), Sakae Tamoto (daughter), and Kazuko Tamoto (daughter). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 267, No. 47 Phoenix Cannery, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 12 February 1890
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Greenwood, BC
Reel
C-9354 (1286-1314)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5257
Name Tori Tamoto

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5257: Tori Tamoto

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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