10134: Yoshikazu Furumoto

10134: Yoshikazu Furumoto

Yoshikazu Furumoto

He was born on 1 September 1882. He was a fisherman and logger employed by Stave Lake Cedar Company. His family includes Hayako Furumoto (wife). His home address is listed as Stave Lake Cedar Company, Suicide Creek BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Sandon and New Denver, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 01 September 1882
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
New Denver, BC
Reel
C-9397 (488-523)
Type Person
Custodian Number 10134
Name Yoshikazu Furumoto

Metadata

Title

10134: Yoshikazu Furumoto

Credits

Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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