6624: Shotaro Matsumoto

6624: Shotaro Matsumoto

Shotaro Matsumoto

He was born on 21 February 1888. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Kana Matsumoto (mother; nee Kana Matsusaka), Sohei Matsumoto (father), Midori Matsumoto [possibly Medore Matsumoto] (wife; nee Midori Shimiu or Medore Shimiu), Michiko Matsumoto (daughter), Tsuguo Matsumoto (son), Shezia Matsumoto (daughter), Tatsuo Matsumoto (son), Tsutomu Matsumoto (son). His home address is listed as Downes Road, Clayburn, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 21 February 1888
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Tashme, BC
Reel
C-9366 (1600-1624)
Type Person
Custodian Number 6624
Name Shotaro Matsumoto

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6624: Shotaro Matsumoto

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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