7442: Kiyoshi Omoto

7442: Kiyoshi Omoto

Kiyoshi Omoto

He was born on 13 October 1925. He was a student. His family includes Chiyo Omoto (mother; nee Chiyo Nose) and Yosoya Omoto (father). His home address is listed as 315 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB. He was exiled to Japan on 17 June 1946.
Sex M
Date of Birth 13 October 1925
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Lethbridge, AB
Date exiled to Japan 17 June 1946
Reel
C-9374 (1346-1350)
Type Person
Custodian Number 7442
Name Kiyoshi Omoto

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7442: Kiyoshi Omoto

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Metadata Author: Zoe Hong
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