11578: Jutaro Tanouye

11578: Jutaro Tanouye

Jutaro Tanouye

He was born on 9 January 1882. He was a boom man employed by Victoria Lumber Company. His family includes Sohachi Tanouye (father), Tei Tanouye (mother), Itsu Tanouye (wife; nee Itsu Akutagawa), Fumiko Tanouye (daughter), Haruko Tanouye (daughter), Mitsuo Tanouye (son), Toshio Tanouye (son), Shizuko Tanouye (daughter), Suzuko Tanouye (daughter), and Tatsuo Tanouye (son). He lived in Chemanius, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 09 January 1882
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Tashme, BC
Reel
C-9409 (1490-1499)
Type Person
Custodian Number 11578
Name Jutaro Tanouye

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11578: Jutaro Tanouye

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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