9714: Kametaro Omura

9714: Kametaro Omura

Kametaro Omura

He was born on 24 July 1884. He was a self-employed gardener. His family includes Tomi Omura (mother; nee Tomi Yasui), Kanya Omura (father) and Misao Omura (wife; nee Misao Morishuma). His home address is listed as 1718 Pine Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Larkin, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 24 July 1884
Nationality Unknown
Locations uprooted
Larkin, BC
C-9393 (2091-2094)
Type Person
Custodian Number 9714
Name Kametaro Omura



9714: Kametaro Omura


Metadata Author: Lindsey Jacobson
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