7267: Kiyoto Matsumoto

7267: Kiyoto Matsumoto

Kiyoto Matsumoto

He was born on 3 July, 1884. He was a mill worker for Hammond Cedar. His family includes Naoshin Matsumoto (father; deceased at time of file), Rei Matsumoto (mother; nee Rei Makihata; deceased at time of file), Kane Matsumoto [also listed as Kaneko] (wife; nee Kane Okitsu; born on 15 July, 1894), Dorothy Reiko Matsumoto (daughter; born on 27 July 1925), Ronald Shinji Matsumoto (son, born on 16 May 1930). He lived at 2481 Westfield Street, Port Hammond, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Rosebery BC and then moved to 194 McCall Street Toronto. His listed seized property includes household belongings and tools.
Sex M
Date of Birth 03 July 1884
Nationality Japanese national
Reel
C-9373 (230-246)
Type Person
Custodian Number 7267
Name Kiyoto Matsumoto
Dates
Not Before: 03 May 1942
Not After: 03 December 1947

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7267: Kiyoto Matsumoto

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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