14915: Toshimoto Watanabe

14915: Toshimoto Watanabe

Toshimoto Watanabe

He was born on 17 January 1900. He was a gardener. His family includes Machio Watanabe (mother; nee Machio Yamashiro), Rinichi Watanabe (father), Masa Watanabe (wife; nee Masa Ninakawa), Kazuko Watanabe (daughter), Reiko Watanabe (daughter), John Watanabe [also listed as John Hideaki Watanabe] (son), Edward Watanabe [also listed as Edward Mitsunori] (son). His home address is listed as 221 West 5th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Camp No. 4, Princeton, BC and Tashme, BC. He was exiled to Japan on 31 May 1946.
Sex M
Date of Birth 17 January 1900
Nationality Japanese national
Date exiled to Japan 31 May 1946
C-9429 (2392-2408)
Type Person
Custodian Number 14915
Name Toshimoto Watanabe



14915: Toshimoto Watanabe


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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