11569: Kuniyei Mura

11569: Kuniyei Mura

Kuniyei Mura

He was born on 13 January 1900. He was a self-employed gardener. His family includes Isematsu Mura (father), Toho Mura (mother), Teruko Mura (wife; nee Teruko Agawa), Yoko Mura (daughter), Kyoko Mura (daughter), Ken Mura (son), Tsumoru Mura (son), and Takami Mura (son). His home address is listed as 1652 1/2 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 13 January 1900
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
Tashme, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9409 (1386-1393)
Type Person
Custodian Number 11569
Name Kuniyei Mura



11569: Kuniyei Mura


Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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