10156: Albert Tsumura

10156: Albert Tsumura

Albert Tsumura

He was born on 19 September 1915. He was a truck driver. His family includes Chonosuke Tsumura (father) and Toyoyo Tsumura (mother; nee Toyoyo Okino). His home address is listed as Rural Road Number 4, New Westminister BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Goodwin Ranch, Kamloops, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 19 September 1915
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Kamloops, BC
Reel
C-9397 (887-943)
Type Person
Custodian Number 10156
Name Albert Tsumura

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10156: Albert Tsumura

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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