11596: Takeharu Ryujin

11596: Takeharu Ryujin

Takeharu Ryujin

He was born on 5 August 1906. He was a grocery store manager employed by Furuya Company. His family includes Takeda Ryujin (father), Tomo Ryujin (mother; nee Tomo Tsujimoto), Shinaye Ryujin (wife; nee Shinae Ohata), Taketoshi Ryujin (son), and Masumi Ryujin (daughter). He lived in Chemainus, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Kamloops, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 05 August 1906
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Kamloops, BC
Reel
C-9409 (2041-2073)
Type Person
Custodian Number 11596
Name Takeharu Ryujin

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11596: Takeharu Ryujin

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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