7550: Sakari Muramatsu

7550: Sakari Muramatsu

Sakari Muramatsu

He was born on 5 September 1879. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Menatsu Muramatsu [also listed as Minachi Muramatsu] (wife). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 668, New Westminster, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC, New Denver, BC, and Toronto, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 05 September 1879
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Kaslo, BC
New Denver, BC
Toronto, ON
C-9375 (735-750)
Type Person
Custodian Number 7550
Name Sakari Muramatsu



7550: Sakari Muramatsu


Metadata Author: Zoe Hong
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