8674: Tsunehichi Matsuoka

8674: Tsunehichi Matsuoka

Tsunehichi

He was born on 20 September 1882. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Yuki Matsuoka (mother; nee Yuki Takashita), Tsunekichi Matsuoka (father), Haruno Matsuoka (wife; nee Haruno Tsunada), June Matsuoka (daughter), and Yutaka Matsuoka (son). His home address is listed as 17th Avenue, Rural Route No.1, Haney, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Rosebery, BC and Toronto, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 20 September 1882
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Rosebery, BC
Toronto, ON
Reel
C-9384 (1899-1961)
Type Person
Custodian Number 8674
Name Tsunehichi Matsuoka

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8674: Tsunehichi Matsuoka

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