6968: Jubei Tamura

6968: Jubei Tamura


He was born on 7 January 1895. He was a farmer. His family includes Fuyu Oi (mother; deceased at time of file), Isamatsu Tamura (father) Mumeyo Tamura (wife), Teruaki Tamura (son; born 25 January 1929), Isao Tamura (son; born 17 September 1932), Yoshiko Tamura (daughter), Masae Tamura (daughter), and Nancy Tamura (daughter; born 25 February 1936). His home address is listed as 22nd Road, Rural Route No. 1, Haney, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC and Rosemary, AB. His listed seized property includes his 19 acres of farm real estate, his horses, 2,000 chickens, farming equipment and buildings, and household belongings.
Sex M
Date of Birth 07 January 1895
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
Tashme, BC
Rosemary, AB
C-9370 (1276-1347)
Type Person
Custodian Number 6968
Name Jubei Tamura
Not Before: 02 May 1942
Not After: 03 November 1948



6968: Jubei Tamura


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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