8480: Shotaro Iwamoto

8480: Shotaro Iwamoto

Shotaro Iwamoto

He was born on 15 February 1877. He was an oiler employed by Union Steamships. His family includes Waka Iwamoto (wife). His home address is listed as Rural River #1, New Westminster, BC. He was deceased.
Sex M
Date of Birth 15 February 1877
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Reel
C-9382 (857-864)
Type Person
Custodian Number 8480
Name Shotaro Iwamoto

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8480: Shotaro Iwamoto

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Metadata Author: Aiying Yuan
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