8202: Tomojiro Inouye

8202: Tomojiro Inouye

Tomojiro Inouye

He was born on 10 August 1899. He was a logger employed by Mayo Lumber Company, Paldi, BC. His family includes Tomi Inouye (wife; nee Tomi Takayama), Masaru Inouye (son), Sumiko Inouye (daughter), Mitsuya Inouye (son), Saiji Inouye (son), Takeshi Inouye (son), Shoji Inouye (son), Keiko Inouye (daughter), and Josuke Inouye (father). His home address is listed as Paldi, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 10 August 1899
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
Reel
C-9380 (1037-1195)
Type Person
Custodian Number 8202
Name Tomojiro Inouye

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8202: Tomojiro Inouye

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