6851: Masao Kishimoto

6851: Masao Kishimoto

Masao Kishimoto

He was born on 3 April 1926. He was a student at Cumberland High School, Cumberland, BC. His family includes Yo Kishimoto (mother), and Youkichi Kishimoto (father). His home address is listed as Courtenay, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to St. Thomas, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 03 April 1926
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
St Thomas, ON
Locations before uprooting
C-9369 (870-874)
Type Person
Custodian Number 6851
Name Masao Kishimoto



6851: Masao Kishimoto


Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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