8161: Satoru Tamoto

8161: Satoru Tamoto

Satoru Tamoto

He was born on 23 November 1911. He was a mill worker employed by B.C. Pulp Company, Woodfibre, BC. His family includes Tsuru Tamoto (mother; nee Tsuru Doi), and Kamezo Tamoto (father). His home address is listed as Woodfibre, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 23 November 1911
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Tashme, BC
Reel
C-9380 (276-287)
Type Person
Custodian Number 8161
Name Satoru Tamoto

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8161: Satoru Tamoto

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Metadata Author: Aiying Yuan
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