14536: Tokutaro Teramura

14536: Tokutaro Teramura

Tokutaro Teramura

He was born on 28 January 1906. He was a box maker employed by Vancouver Paper Box Company, 245 Union Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Kinuye Teramura (wife), Keiko Teramura (daughter), Takashi Teramura (son), and Yoshio Teramura (son). His home address is listed as Fude Teramura (Fude Hikida), Genjiro Teramura (father), Kinuye Teramura (wife; nee Kinuye Nishihata), Kay Teramura (daughter), and Takashi Teramura (son). 477 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC
Sex M
Date of Birth 28 January 1906
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Sandon, BC
C-9428 (1290-1301)
Type Person
Custodian Number 14536
Name Tokutaro Teramura



14536: Tokutaro Teramura


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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