9002: Tsutomu Otaguro

9002: Tsutomu Otaguro

Tsutomu Otaguro

He was born on 15 March 1925. He was a clerk employed by Union Fish Company, 469 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Sumiye Otaguro (mother; nee Sumiye Araki), and Gohachi Otaguro (father). His home address is listed as 215 Princess Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Nelson, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 15 March 1925
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Nelson, BC
Reel
C-9388 (461-464)
Type Person
Custodian Number 9002
Name Tsutomu Otaguro

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Title

9002: Tsutomu Otaguro

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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