11185: Shomatsu Toyama

11185: Shomatsu Toyama

Shomatsu Toyama

Also listed as Seimatsu Toyama. He was born on 13 July 1891. He was a self-employed owner of a transfer business. His family includes Wakamatsu Nakada (father), Maka Toyama (mother), Maka Toyama (wife; nee Maka Ige), Masao Toyama (son), Fumi Toyama (daughter), Tokuzo Toyama (son), Shomei Toyama (son), Nuiko Toyama (daughter), George Toyama (son), Roy Toyama (son), and Kaye Toyama (son). His home address is listed as 1342 East Georgia Street, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Coaldale, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 13 July 1891
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Coaldale, AB
Reel
C-9406 (647-740)
Type Person
Custodian Number 11185
Name Shomatsu Toyama

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Title

11185: Shomatsu Toyama

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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