5389: Torao Amemori

5389: Torao Amemori

Torao Amemori

He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Tori Amemori (mother), Yaichiro Amemori (father), Asa Amemori (wife), Mitsuo Amemori (son), Tomiko Imakire (daughter; nee Tomiko Amemori), Ayako Otsuka (daughter, nee Ayako Amemori), Akiko Amemori (daughter), Kinko Amemori (daughter), and Chieko Amemori (daughter). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 217, Mission City, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Raymond, AB.
Sex M
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
Raymond, AB
Locations before uprooting
Mission City
C-9356 (794-912)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5389
Name Torao Amemori



5389: Torao Amemori


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