8676: Soju Miyamoto

8676: Soju Miyamoto

Soju Miyamoto

He was born on 8 July 1884. He was a self-employed strawberry grower. His family includes Ine Miyamoto (mother; nee Ine Suyetsugu), Sohei Miyamoto (father), and Taki Miyamoto (wife; nee Taki Fukukawa; deceased). His home address is listed as Websters Corners, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and he was exiled to Japan on 2 August 1946.
Sex M
Date of Birth 08 July 1884
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
Slocan, BC
Date exiled to Japan 02 August 1946
Locations before uprooting
Websters Corners
C-9384 (2005-2042)
Type Person
Custodian Number 8676
Name Soju Miyamoto



8676: Soju Miyamoto


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