13793: Magataro Sugamori

13793: Magataro Sugamori

Magataro Sugamori

He was born on 22 August 1897. He was a janitor employed by the Japanese United Church. His family includes Matsu Sugamori (wife; nee Matsu Ennyu), Emi Sugamori (daughter), Haruko Sugamori (daughter), Sam Sugamori [also listed as Samuel Eisu Sugamori] (son), and Alice Sugamori [also listed as Alice Nobuko Sugamori (daughter). His home address is listed as 943 Keefer Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Angler, ON; Red Buck, Schreiber, ON; and Guelph, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 22 August 1897
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Angler, ON
Schreiber, ON
Guelph, ON
C-9425 (167-200)
Type Person
Custodian Number 13793
Name Magataro Sugamori



13793: Magataro Sugamori


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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