5545: Masanari Matsumoto

5545: Masanari Matsumoto

Masanari Matsumoto

He was born on 8 January 1914. He was a farmer and truck driver employed by his father. His family includes Riki Matsumoto (mother; nee Riki Mizuta), Kumejiro Matsumoto (father), Chiye Matsumoto (wife; nee Chiye Fukami), and Robert Masao Matsumoto (son). His home address is listed as Rural Route No. 1, Mission, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Coaldale, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 08 January 1914
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Coaldale, AB
Reel
C-9359 (1488-1492)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5545
Name Masanari Matsumoto

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5545: Masanari Matsumoto

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